News – Legislative

Jul 28

Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Preempting Mobile Device Ordinances

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 171 or SB 15, which address Governor Abbott’s call for legislation to preempt all local ordinances that regulate the use of mobile devices in vehicles.

Jul 28

Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Preventing Cities From Regulating Trees On Private Land

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 70 or SB 14, which address Governor Abbott’s call to prevent cities from regulating trees on private land.

Jul 28

Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Establishing A School Finance Commission

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 191 or SB 16, which address Governor Abbott’s call to establish a school finance commission.

Jul 28

Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Restricting Municipal Annexation

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 6 or SB 6, which address Governor Abbott’s call to restrict municipal annexation.

Jul 28

Governor Abbott Thanks Lawmakers For Supporting Legislation Extending The Maternal Mortality And Morbidity Task Force

The following lawmakers have declared their support for HB 9 or SB 17, which address Governor Abbott’s call for extending the Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force.

Jul 26

ICYMI: Governor Greg Abbott: Local Property Tax Burden Is Crushing The Texas Dream

Governor Greg Abbott wrote an op-ed featured in the Houston Chronicle today that expressed his commitment to reining in skyrocketing property taxes.

Jul 25

Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Limiting Growth In Government Spending

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call for limiting the growth in government spending to no more than the growth of population and inflation is generating growing support across Texas.

Jul 25

Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Preventing Cities From Regulating Trees On Private Land

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call for preventing cities from regulating trees on private land is generating growing support across Texas.