Governor Abbott statement on deadly terror attack in Barcelona

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement on the deadly terror attack in Barcelona.

“Our hearts go out to the people of Spain during this incredibly difficult time,” said Governor Abbott. “With so much turmoil throughout the world, it is more important than ever that we come together to defeat the evils of terrorism. Attacks on freedom and democracy must be opposed at every turn, and we must never allow merchants of hate to tear us apart. Cecilia and I ask that all Texans keep the innocent victims of this horrific attack in their thoughts and prayers.”