AUSTIN – Today, The Texas Public Policy Foundation announced a one-day policy orientation with keynote speakers Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on July 17, the day before special session begins at the Capitol.

The orientation will focus on comprehensive conservative reform including increasing educational opportunities for students with special needs, property tax reform, payroll protection and annexation reform.

In addition to Gov. Abbott and Lt. Gov. Patrick, other elected leaders, TPPF scholars and national policy experts will participate. A more detailed agenda and instructions for media interested in attending will follow.

Who: Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, other state officials, TPPF scholars and national policy experts

What: a one-day policy orientation focused on comprehensive conservative reforms for the special session

When: Monday, July 17, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Texas Public Policy Foundation headquarters at 901 Congress, Ave. Austin, TX.


For more information please contact Alicia Pierce at [email protected] or 512-472-2700.

The Texas Public Policy Foundation is a non-profit, free-market research institute based in Austin, Texas. The Texas Public Policy Foundation aims to advance a societal framework that effectively fosters human flourishing based upon cooperation and mutually beneficial exchange of ideas and speech.