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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says Senate currently lacks the votes to pass permitless carry of handguns

"I plan to meet with law enforcement who oppose permitless carry and with the [National Rifle Association] and [Gun Owners of America] who support it to see if we can find a path that a majority of senators will vote to pass,” Patrick said.

Delegate Terry Holcomb waits to ask a question on the first day of the Texas Republican Party of Texas convention in San Antonio on June 14, 2018.

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