DALLAS, TX – JULY 08: Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks at Dallas’s City Hall near the area that is still an active crime scene in downtown Dallas following the deaths of five police officers last night on July 8, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Five police officers were killed and seven others were injured in the evening ambush during a march against recent police involved shootings. Investigators are saying the suspect is 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson of Mesquite, Texas. This is the deadliest incident for U.S. law enforcement since September 11. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Texas Governor Greg Abbott in Amarillo, Thursday night stressed the freedom of parental choice. policy for schooling.
Governor Abbott said other states, like Florida, have seen success when implementing state-funded Education Savings Accounts.
Texas ranks number one in the United States for the most blue ribbon schools of any state.
The next step in the process for the education savings account will be during this legislative session in Austin.