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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick delivers pizza and sodas to state senators just before he convenes the Senate in the first minutes of Thursday, July 20, 2017. The Senate has suspended rules as it rushes forward to pass sunset legislation that would continue the Texas Board of Medical Examiners and other agencies.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick delivers pizza and sodas to state senators…
AUSTIN – Gov. Greg Abbott formally added a host of contentious issues to the agenda of the special session after the Texas Senate, in a rare middle-of-the night meeting, approved crucial legislation to keep several state agencies open.
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