Gov. Greg Abbott, shown here at a news conference on June 6, issued a declaration Monday for a special session of the Texas Legislature.
Gov. Greg Abbott, shown here at a news conference on June 6, issued a declaration Monday for a special session of the Texas Legislature. Marjorie Kamys Cotera The Texas Tribune
Gov. Greg Abbott, shown here at a news conference on June 6, issued a declaration Monday for a special session of the Texas Legislature. Marjorie Kamys Cotera The Texas Tribune

Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills

July 10, 2017 12:47 PM