Governor Perry puts signature on House Bill 2

ed-sterling-mugThe Texas House and Senate, closing in on the end of the second 30-day special session, postponed floor debates on the future funding of transportation projects until July 25.

Lawmakers likely will place that funding decision squarely in the hands of the electorate in the form of a proposed constitutional amendment on the Nov. 5 ballot.

But headlining last week’s Capitol action was Gov. Rick Perry’s July 18 signing into law of House Bill 2, passed by the House and Senate on July 13.


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