Texas Gov. Vetoes 51 Bills – In One Day!
Texas Governor Greg Abbott vetoed 51 bills in one day, many of which he viewed as well-intentioned but adding excessive bureaucracy.
The governor took a ‘limited government’ stance on several of the bills which were passed by his fellow Republicans in the state legislature.
And, interestingly, he detailed the reasoning behind many of his vetoes even though they came right before a deadline.
One bill, Texas House Bill (HB) 448, would have required children under two to to ride in rear-facing car seats.
“House Bill 448 is an unnecessary invasion of parental rights and an unfortunate example