Representative Tom Craddick makes a stop in the basin

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NewsWest 9

The Speaker of the Texas House paid a visit to the Midland Lions Club on Wednesday.

Midlander Tom Craddick is a long standing member of the club.

On Wednesday, he talked to the group about new legislation that was recently passed in the House.

Including a requirement that anyone 18 years or younger to recieve parental consent before having an abortion, another involves toll roads.

He feels that any road that is already in existance should be tolled, leaving it open for any new roads that could be built.