Texas AG Paxton, Governor Abbott show contrasting values in response to Austin PD defunding

The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Austin, August 20 – After the Austin City Council voted on Thursday, August 13, 2020, to remove $150 million of funding from the Austin Police Department’s $434 million budget, both Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and Governor Greg Abbott responded. Paxton’s response reflected the values of Texas conservatives, while Abbott’s response […]