Audio: Comptroller Hegar downplays potential tax benefit of sports gambling in Texas

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In this edition of the TribCast, the last before the May 22 primary runoff, Texas Tribune Editor-in-Chief Emily Ramshaw sits down with CEO Evan Smith, Executive Editor Ross Ramsey, political reporter Patrick Svitek and a special guest, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar. Among the topics this week: 1. Budget blues Hegar's been the bearer of good news and bad news in recent months — from the state's low unemployment rate and strong and growing economy to Texas' AAA bond rating being at risk over unfunded liabilities and a big anticipated budget shortfall. What's he recommending state lawmakers do...

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