Politics

Greg Abbott cancels in-person NRA convention appearance in wake of Uvalde mass shooting

The Republican governor will still be seen in pre-recorded remarks at the organization’s annual meeting, which begins Friday in Houston.

Sergio Flores for The Texas Tribune
Gov. Greg Abbott attended a vigil in Uvalde on Wednesday for the 21 people killed in a shooting the day before at Robb Elementary School.

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