Texas Lieut. Gov. David Dewhurst wants state senators to look everywhere, even under rocks, to find $5 billion in savings and non-tax revenue to help cover a revenue gap of between $15 billion and $23 billion over the next two-year budget cycle.

Dewhurst asked Sen. Steve Ogden, R-Bryan, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, to form a new subcommittee to determine where to find the extra funds.

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