AUSTIN – The Texas Public Policy Foundation announced today that Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott will deliver a keynote address at the 12th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature. The remarks will be given at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 2014 at the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol in downtown Austin, Texas. 

"For over a decade, the people of Texas have been able to rest easy with the knowledge that Greg Abbott was on the job, doing his best to hold back the bad ideas and bad governance from Washington, D.C.," said Foundation President Brooke Rollins. "Now he brings his message of state sovereignty and a Texas future owned and created by Texans to our annual Policy Orientation. We couldn't be more pleased and privileged to have him join us this January."

The Texas Public Policy Foundation's 12th Annual Policy Orientation for the Texas Legislature is a yearly gathering of eminent public figures and active citizens who seek to better their state and country with lively discussion and informed debate at the Lone Star State's most important regular policy event. Registration opened on November 20, 2013 and may be found online at


Brooke L. Rollins is president and CEO of the Texas Public Policy Foundation.

The Texas Public Policy Foundation is a non-profit, free-market research institute based in Austin.

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