If it ain't a mess, it'll do till the mess gets here
April 15, 2008 10:53 PM Subscribe
Statistics compiled by State Senator Eliot Shapleigh
in the state's annual ranking, entitled "Texas on the Brink
" report dreary news in just about all categories used to characterize standards of living, from education to health to enfranchisement.
Statistics were compiled from the Census Bureau, the CDC, the Department of Health and Human Services, the Environmental Protection Agency and a number of bipartisan foundations.