Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick presides over the Texas Senate on the second day of a special session ordered by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, in Austin, Texas, Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Defanging local ordinances in Texas' big and liberal cities has been part of the conservatives’ agenda in the state Legislature. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick presides over the Texas Senate on the second day of a special session ordered by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, in Austin, Texas, Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Defanging local ordinances in Texas' big and liberal cities has been part of the conservatives’ agenda in the state Legislature. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Eric Gay AP
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick presides over the Texas Senate on the second day of a special session ordered by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, in Austin, Texas, Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Defanging local ordinances in Texas' big and liberal cities has been part of the conservatives’ agenda in the state Legislature. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Eric Gay AP

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blames city governments for ‘all our problems in America’

August 06, 2017 1:57 AM