The governor says other issues aren’t as important as breaking a House-Senate stalemate over the best course on reducing property taxes.
“This was NOT Vetoed on POLICY,” she tweeted. “It’s shameful this & many other good pieces of legislation are falling victim to the ongoing political disagreement between the Gov & [lieutenant governor]!”
Gov. Greg Abbott addresses the press before signing eight bills during a public safety bill signing session at the state Capitol in Austin on June 6. Credit: Joe Timmerman/The Texas Tribune