Unformatted text preview: o Leuitinant governor is in charge or the senate, sits on budgeting board, committees, most powerful political official in the state. o The state attorney general is elected; collects child support; attorney general writes binding opinion; if it is unconstitutional the bill is pulled. o Comptroller of Public Accounts; the treasure limits budgetary powers of governors, is elected, started 1876, oversees tax collection in the state. Management and efficiency audit is conducted on every state agency at random. Generates revenue forcast, does this every other year....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course POLS 207 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '07