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Texas lawmakers send $248 billion two-year budget to Gov. Greg Abbott

Abbott has the power to veto individual line items he objects to.

A view inside the state Capitol on the opening day of the Legislative Session. The Capitol was mostly empty on opening day because of COVID-19 restrictions. Jan. 12, 2021.

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Politics 2020 elections Budget Dan Patrick Greg Abbott Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature Texas Senate