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

July 28, 2017 | Austin, Texas | Press Release | Legislative

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. The Governor thanks these members of the legislature for their commitment to overhauling Texas’ outdated school finance system.  

HB 191 (King, Phil)

Anderson, Charles "Doc"

Bell, Cecil

Biedermann, Kyle

Bohac, Dwayne

Bonnen, Dennis

Bonnen, Greg

Burkett, Cindy

Burns, DeWayne

Burrows, Dustin

Cain, Briscoe

Capriglione, Giovanni

Dean, Jay

Elkins, Gary

Flynn, Dan

Frank, James

Frullo, John

Goldman, Craig

Guillen, Ryan

Hefner, Cole

Isaac, Jason

Keough, Mark

King, Phil

Koop, Linda

Krause, Matt

Lambert, Stan

Landgraf, Brooks

Lang, Mike

Leach, Jeff

Metcalf, Will

Miller, Rick

Morrison, Geanie

Murphy, Jim

Murr, Andrew

Oliverson, Tom

Parker, Tan

Paul, Dennis

Phillips, Larry

Rinaldi, Matt

Roberts, Kevin

Sanford, Scott

Schaefer, Matt

Schofield, Mike

Schubert, Leighton

Shaheen, Matt

Simmons, Ron

Springer, Drew

Stephenson, Phil

Stickland, Jonathan

Stucky, Lynn

Swanson, Valoree

Tinderholt, Tony

Villalba, Jason

White, James

Workman, Paul

Zedler, Bill

SB 16 (Taylor, Larry)

Bettencourt, Paul

Birdwell, Brian

Buckingham, Dawn

Burton, Konni

Campbell, Donna

Creighton, Brandon

Estes, Craig

Garcia, Sylvia

Hall, Bob

Hancock, Kelly

Hinojosa, Chuy

Huffines, Donald

Huffman, Joan

Hughes, Bryan

Kolkhorst, Lois

Lucio, Eddie

Menendez, Jose

Miles, Borris

Nelson, Jane

Nichols, Robert

Perry, Charles

Rodriguez, Jose

Schwertner, Charles

Seliger, Kel

Taylor, Larry

Taylor, Van

Uresti, Carlos

Watson, Kirk

West, Royce

Whitmire, John

Zaffirini, Judith

*The names above reflect votes cast for legislation, coauthors of bills, press releases announcing legislators’ support for bills, letters to the Governor, and individual legislators’ notification to the Office of the Governor expressing their support for specific bills.