DALLAS — Texas lawmakers on Tuesday approved the financial bill necessary to balance the state’s two-year, $172.3 billion budget, but not before almost forcing a second special session.

The bill also includes a provision allowing charter schools to participate in the state’s school bond enhancement program.

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