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Texas Legislature 2021

Texas lawmakers plan slate of bills in response to power outages, but experts skeptical there will be meaningful change

Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday also said he wants lawmakers to prioritize correcting any ERCOT-related billing errors, including inaccurately high electricity charges. That came after the Public Utility Commission said it will not fix ERCOT's $16 billion power billing mistake.

Snow at the Capitol in Austin on Feb. 15, 2021.

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