News from Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick


This week, I joined Governor Abbott for his State of the State address.



Here are my remarks following the address:



(To watch the video click here)


In his address, Governor Abbott declared Sanctuary Cities as one of his emergency items. This is a priority issue for me – find out more in this video:



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I released this statement following the filing of Senate Bill 17 – Franchise Tax reduction, by Senate Finance Chair Jane Nelson:



(To watch the video click here)


You can follow the progress of these bills, and the rest of my priority bills, as they move through committees and hearings here on my website.


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God Bless Texas,


“Whomever wants to be a leader among you must be your servant.”

Matthew 20:26 (NLT)