Like many families and employers, President Barack Obama has heard about the Texas success story, where we free job creators to grow their businesses and give families and hardworking taxpayers unlimited opportunity to keep more of their hard-earned money and a live a better life.
To highlight job creation, there’s no more natural place to visit than Texas. After all, in the past five years, while the nation as a whole lost 2.5 million jobs, Texas employers created more than half a million net new jobs.
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