Texas Gov. Greg Abbott spoke about the states business climate to the North Chamber of Commerce, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports.
Abbott has already thrown his support behind a bill that would repeal the new San Antonio city law that mandates the private employers pay sick leave benefits to their full time employees.
Abbott told the North Chamber that his proposal to limit property tax revenue collected by local governments to 2 1/2 percent annual growth is also a move to improve the state business climate.
He called his initiatives in the current session a bold agenda that can transform the state of Texas.
He told the North Chamber that his property tax and school finance reforms will usher in a new era of prosperity for the state.
Abbott is on a tour of Texas, pushing his agenda for growth to business groups around the state.
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