Gov. Abbott hosts press conference Tuesday with DFW officials on protest violence

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AUSTIN, TX – MARCH 29: Texas Governor Greg Abbott arrives for his COVID-19 press conference at the Texas State Capitol in Austin. He announced the US Army Corps of Engineers and the state are putting up a 250-bed field hospital at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in downtown Dallas, Sunday, March 29, 2020. (Photo by Tom Fox-Pool/Getty Images)

DALLAS (KFDX/KJTL) — Gov. Greg Abbott, R–Texas, will host a press conference Tuesday in Dallas and participate in a briefing about the state’s response to continued protest violence.

The conference will be at Dallas City Hall at 1 p.m. and the following individuals will join the governor:

  • Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson
  • Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price
  • DPS Director Col. Steve McCraw
  • Texas National Guard Gen. Tracy Norris
  • Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall
  • Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus

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