(Austin, TX) Today Senator Konni Burton (R-Colleyville) was named a Taxpayer Champion by Empower Texans/Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, publishers of the well respected, biannual Fiscal Responsibility Index.
Michael Quinn Sullivan, President of Empower Texans/Texans for Fiscal Responsibility commented on Senator Burton’s award stating, “When it came to defending liberty and advancing pro-taxpayer reforms in the 2015 legislative session, State Sen. Konni Burton stood out in the Texas Senate. Konni Burton proved herself to be a taxpayer champion working tirelessly for the best interest of the people of Texas.”
“I am thrilled to be named a Taxpayer Champion by TFR/Empower Texans”, stated Senator Burton. “As I said over and over on the campaign trail, I will go down to Austin to defend and be a voice for the taxpayers of District 10. I’m proud that TFR’s comprehensive fiscal index shows that I did just that. I look forward to continuing to work for the taxpayers in the 85th session as well, where I will once again put their interests first.”