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Texas Legislature 2021

Gov. Greg Abbott says he’ll sign bill allowing permitless carrying of handguns, believes Senate is “making progress”

The governor broke his silence Tuesday on the legislation that has been building momentum at the Texas Capitol.

Hundreds of handguns and rifles for sale at McBride’s Gun’s in Central Austin on April 20, 2021.

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