October 20, 2021

Gov. Abbott to Attend Business Roundtable, Bill Signing in DFW – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) visited North Texas Friday to attend a small business roundtable hosted by Goldman Sachs in Dallas and headed to Fort Worth to sign House Bill 9 into law.

The small business owners who are members of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Voices community will discuss challenges like labor shortages, supply chain issues, access to capital, and the ongoing issues caused by COVID-19, Abbott’s office said.

The roundtable will include Dallas small business owners Desiree and Calvin Wineland of American Butchers & Beyond the Butchers as well as with 13 additional small business owners and alumni of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program.

House Bill 9 will provide an additional $1.8 billion in state funding for border security, including resources for Operation Lone Star.

The bill signing took place at the Fort Worth Police…

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