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Texas - Oppose HB 3995

April 3, 2019

Texas House of Representatives
State Capitol
Austin, Texas 78768

Dear Representative,

On behalf of the 148,943 members and supporters of the Council for Citizens Against Government Waste in Texas, I urge you to oppose HB 3995, which would hurt competition in the energy market.

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Via e-mail 

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