AUSTIN, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) – Before debate began on House Bill 3, Governor Greg Abbott made an appearance on the House floor.
Education funding is an emergency item for the Governor and his visit was a not so subtle reminder.
The message was not lost on House Public Education Chairman Dan Huberty.
“The Speaker was right when he dubbed HB3 the Texas Plan because that is what this is,” said state Rep. Huberty, R-Houston.
HB 3 was described by Huberty as historic and comprehensive.
“We are changing the entirety of the system as we just said, where we were just giving money out, we are not, we are targeting where those resources need to go and it’s very specific.”
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