Young Conservatives of Texas Award Susan Combs Hero of the Taxpayer Award

Press Releases / March 27, 2012


March 27, 2012

Contact: Tony McDonald, Senior Vice Chairman
Mobile: (512) 923-6893
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AUSTIN — Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) was pleased to present Comptroller Susan Combs with their Hero of the Taxpayer award at their 32nd Annual State Convention Saturday evening.

“Comptroller Combs has made it her personal mission to increase transparency in the finances of the Texas government,” said Jeff Morris, YCT State Chairman. “She is truly a hero to taxpayers who wish to see their money spent wisely and efficiently.”

Comptroller Combs gave the evening keynote address at the convention, where she spoke to many of YCT’s current members and alumni.

On receiving the award, “I am honored to receive this award. In this era of high national debt and deficits, transparency is critical to protecting our taxpayers”

Young Conservatives of Texas has been promoting conservatism at universities across the Lone Star State for over three decades. The state’s most active political youth organization, YCT is composed of hundreds of members and alumni who participate in the full spectrum of politics. YCT issues the most respected ratings of the Texas legislature and is the only conservative group to have done so without interruption over the past 19 legislative sessions. To learn more about YCT, their ratings, or for information on joining, please visit


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