Texas Gov. Abbott to United Nations: ‘Pound Sand’

Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott gave a concise response to any potential U.N. involvement in state affairs, advising them to mind their own business rather than meddle with The Lone Star State.

“The U.N. can go pound sand,” Abbot posted Sunday on X, following an accusation from a Texas advocacy group he and other state officials are infringing on the rights of LGBTQ Texans through legislative and administrative actions.

In January, Equality Texas sent a letter in January to 17 independent experts, working groups, and special rapporteurs at the U.N. detailing seven pieces of recent legislation the group is troubled by.

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Texas Gov. Abbott to United Nations: ‘Pound Sand’

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