McQUEENEY — Texas’s new first lady, Cecilia Abbott spoke to a receptive audience Thursday about women and their role in the state, but first she talked about the weather — and about Texans in general.

With a thundershower splashing down on Lake McQueeney as a backdrop, Abbott, wife of Gov. Greg Abbott, spoke of recent stops she and her husband have made to gauge weather damage around the state.

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