Texas gov. proposes millions for border wall despite concerns about Texas grid, heatwave

.@JoyAnnReid: As an extreme heatwave grips Western states, the Texas grid operator is asking Texans to conserve electricity. Meanwhile, Texas Gov. Abbott announced Wednesday that he was proposing millions for a border wall project.

6/18/2021 9:31:00 AM

.JoyAnnReid: As an extreme heatwave grips Western states, the Texas grid operator is asking Texans to conserve electricity. Meanwhile, Texas Gov. Abbott announced Wednesday that he was proposing millions for a border wall project.

As an extreme heatwave grips Western states, the Texas grid operator is asking Texans to conserve electricity. Meanwhile, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced Wednesday that he was proposing millions for a border wall project. Joy Reid addresses this and other controversial actions by Abbott in this edition of 'The Absolute Worst.'

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JoyAnnReid That’s a texas a hole for you JoyAnnReid Maybe we could put those millions into a grid that allows us to turn our AC down from 78 JoyAnnReid 🤪🤪🤪🤪💩💩💩💩💩💩💩💩 JoyAnnReid How did trumps wall fare? Yup, failure like everything trump does… JoyAnnReid The federal government dropped the ball, the states are stepping up and running that ball. The federal government doesn’t care but security

JoyAnnReid People of Texas vote this man out or have a BBQ on the streets of Texas!! He cohld care less about you all. JoyAnnReid The Texasan were stuving, hot and strugle. why don't GOV help them. Trump is too rich why he can't do build the wall if he wants JoyAnnReid He'll be taxing Texans to pay for this wall. He's also allowing energy co. to charge losses from TexasFreeze to Texans instead of regulating Big Energy. GovAbbott is worthless at governing, but good at fostering culture issues to fish for votes & distract from his failures.

JoyAnnReid Time for Texans to MOBILIZE & VOTE GregAbbott_TX OUT like your lives depend on it, because they DO! 🇺🇸🗳🗳🇺🇸 JoyAnnReid Cant you expel him? I cant believe he will not help his state JoyAnnReid Remember when former California Governor lost a recall election over an increased DMV car tax? TX Gov. Greg Abbott lets anyone buy guns and promises $250 Million on a border wall but can't keep the heat on in winter or the cooler on in summer.

Two Fort Hood soldiers charged with attempting to smuggle undocumented immigrants into TexasTwo Fort Hood active-duty soldiers have been charged with attempting to smuggle two undocumented Mexican citizens into Texas and could face up to 10 years in federal prison, according to the US Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Texas.

JoyAnnReid GovAbbott is tone deaf, as always. JoyAnnReid Priorities, priorities! JoyAnnReid Texan Voters JoyAnnReid GovAbbott needs to get his priorities straight JoyAnnReid I guess he needs a new summer house with a new boat included. He is asking for private donations. JoyAnnReid I believe Governor Abbott and the grid operator can come together and solve both issues

JoyAnnReid Typical MSNBC trying to create outrage among its few viewers. JoyAnnReid Instead of helping people who got hammered with high electric bills during the Texas freeze, or this heat wave he wants to waste the money on Trump's Wall. JoyAnnReid Maybe Texans would appreciate fixing their electrical grid instead.

JoyAnnReid We all have to have our priorities, apparently the well being of Texans isn't at the top of Governor Abbot's list.

ERCOT request to conserve energy shows year-round vulnerability of Texas gridERCOT's request to conserve energy shows year-round vulnerability of Texas grid. Some energy experts warn that the recent failings of the state's grid may portend additional shutdowns should temperatures continue to climb this summer.

Two soldiers charged with attempting to smuggle illegal immigrants into TexasTwo soldiers were arrested over the weekend and charged with attempting to smuggling two undocumented immigrants into Texas, while wearing their uniforms. 🇺🇸I’m very disappointed 🇺🇸 I’m not reading this but how many lines in did it take for them to blame Biden, Obama and Harris This is the GOP NEW: Justice Dept. just released horrifying new footage from 1/6. This is ex-NYPD officer Thomas Webster (red jacket) wielding a flagpole, rushing at police & tackling a cop to the ground. They are not tourists We will never forget

Texas Congressman — Trump's Former Doctor — Demands Biden Take Cognitive TestRepublican Ronny Jackson thinks the president should follow in Trump's footsteps to “document and demonstrate sound mental abilities.” But jackson, a physician, never said shit about our president who told lies for 4 years. You have NO credibility to make any medical decisions. Pair Pants Solied Depends Backwards

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After meeting with vice president, Texas Democrats concede federal voting rights battle is in SenateDemocratic Texas lawmakers met with Vice President Harris, but conceded that while the administration wants to see federal voting reform pass, the hurdle is the Senate. Gotta kill the filibuster, but that’ll screw the democrats when inevitably the balance of power shifts.