Watch Live: Gov. Greg Abbott Delivers His State of the State Address

Gov. Greg Abbott is likely to stress cooperation and bipartisanship in his state of the state speech Tuesday. Two years ago, Abbott offered the GOP base "red meat" with calls for a sanctuary city ban, a raft of anti-abortion measures and a "dues checkoff" bill loathed by labor unions. This year, look for Abbott to talk about more state funding of public schools, limitations on property-tax increases, curbs on growth in "Robin Hood" transfers of school property tax revenues, school safety, gangs, human trafficking and veterans' mental health care. He'll call the session a unique chance to achieve things ordinary Texans are demanding.  Continue reading...

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