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Wed Oct 2, 2019, 03:49 PM

Abbott's pulling a Dumpster move: threatens to intervene in Austin's "homelessness crisis"

https://www.texastribune.org/2019/10/02/gov-greg-abbott-threatens-intervene-austins-homelessness-cri

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott presented Austin and its Mayor Steve Adler with an ultimatum Wednesday: “Demonstrate consequential improvement in the Austin homelessness crisis” by Nov. 1 or the state will step in.

The SOB!! This is a city matter. Butt out Abbott.

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onetexan Oct 2019 OP
kimbutgar Oct 2019 #1
onetexan Oct 2019 #2
BillyBobBrilliant Oct 2019 #3
Karadeniz Oct 2019 #4

Response to onetexan (Original post)

Wed Oct 2, 2019, 03:55 PM

1. The new focus group talking point by the Koch lobbyists

Repukes need something to run on and they think this is a good talking line, except they won’t do jack shit. And they will not at the state level give money to the communities.

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Response to kimbutgar (Reply #1)

Wed Oct 2, 2019, 04:02 PM

2. Absolutely. If he really wants to help he should volunteer with some funding offer to the city.

All hat no cattle

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Response to onetexan (Original post)

Wed Oct 2, 2019, 04:32 PM

3. I'd say

house them in the governor's mansion -- Problem Solved!

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Response to onetexan (Original post)

Wed Oct 2, 2019, 06:08 PM

4. Grifter. Despite his agent's recommendation that Texas sue Trump U., Abbott decided not to sue

And accept a campaign donation from Trump.

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