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Texas Legislature 2023

Gov. Greg Abbott promises to be “heavily involved” in push for education savings accounts

In an interview with the Tribune, the governor also backed criminalizing some health care treatments for transgender kids and shrugged off the idea that he’s in a conservative policy rivalry with Ron DeSantis.

Gov. Greg Abbott addresses the House floor on the opening day of the 88th Legislative Session at the state Capitol in Austin on Jan. 10, 2023.

Education savings accounts

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Paxton settlement

Health care for transgender kids

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Health care Politics Public education State government Dan Patrick Greg Abbott Ken Paxton Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature Texas Senate