Texas' military bases more valuable than you think?Texas' military bases more valuable than you think?https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=30612014-09-17T07:28:00Z2014-09-16T00:00:00Z

TEXAS - Texas is home to several major military bases and installations serving all branches of the United States military.

Projects on bases and surrounding communities help bring jobs, investments and opportunities for health care, education and real estate to Texans.

Additionally, more retired military men and women make Texas their home after their years of service than any other state.

Texas' military installations

•  provide an economic impact of more than $148 billion to the Texas economy;
•  account for 6 percent of the state's economic activity; and
•  employ more than 255,000 military and defense-related civilian personnel.

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