Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Looks To Capitalize On Brexit Texas launched a digital ad campaign in London this holiday weekend — urging British companies to "declare Independence from high taxes" and move to the Lone Star State.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Looks To Capitalize On Brexit

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Looks To Capitalize On Brexit

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Texas launched a digital ad campaign in London this holiday weekend — urging British companies to "declare Independence from high taxes" and move to the Lone Star State.

RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne. Texas Governor Greg Abbott is looking to capitalize on Britain's Brexit, not to declare a Texit (ph) from the American union, as some Texans would like. Instead, Texas has launched a digital ad campaign in London through this Fourth of July weekend. The ads urge British companies to, quote, "declare independence from high taxes," pointing out that Texas is, quote, "free to trade" on Independence Day. It's MORNING EDITION.

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