Cruz and Cornyn Make Pitch for Texas to Land New Amazon Headquarters: Your Daily Roundup

QUOTE OF THE DAY “I am disappointed that most members of the Texas congressional delegation have agreed to go ahead and vote for this bill, from what I know at this time, when Texas needs this money. It appears the Texas delegation will let themselves be rolled by the House of Representatives.” —Governor Greg Abbott to the Houston Chronicle on Wednesday. The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on a hurricane relief package on Thursday, which seems unlikely to include around $18.7 million that Abbott had requested be set aside specifically for Harvey victims. The governor called out the Texas congressional delegation, urging the representatives to get the “stiff spine they need to fight for their fellow Texans.”  BIG NEWS People walk past the Amazon…View Original Post

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