Texas Reps Cast For Ideas To Get More VC For Startups

Law360, Dallas (April 3, 2014, 8:22 PM EDT) -- If Texas wants to attract more venture capital, particularly for tech innovation, it should consider creating a $100 million fund to act as an anchor investor in startup businesses and double-down on accelerator programs helping entrepreneurs get their ideas up and running, Texas lawmakers heard Thursday.

The Texas House Committee on Economic and Small Business Development met to gather ideas for how the state can draw more venture capital investments and help make Austin a thriving destination for tech innovation on par with Silicon Valley. Craig...
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