Governor Abbott To Participate In Statewide Television Town Hall With Nexstar Media Group

Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s Communication

Governor Greg Abbott and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. today announced that Governor Abbott will participate in a statewide televised town hall on Thursday, August 15th at 7:00 PM CT.

Governor Greg Abbott and Nexstar Media Group, Inc. today announced that Governor Abbott will participate in a statewide televised town hall on Thursday, August 15th at 7:00 PM CT. The hour-long town hall will air live on Nexstar stations across the state in addition to streaming on local Nexstar stations’ websites. The town hall will focus on the recently completed legislative session, as well as other local issues impacting Texans.

The town hall will take place in Tyler, Texas at the University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center, and will be moderated by Neal Barton of KETK-TV, Sally Hernandez of KXAN-TV, and Phil Prazan of KXAN-TV. The program will open with a brief question and answer session between Governor Abbott and the moderators, followed by questions from audience members.

“This town hall is an opportunity to talk about the successes of the legislative session and hear directly from the people of Texas about the most pressing issues facing their communities,” said Governor Abbott. “I look forward to talking with Texans from across the state and discussing ways we can continue to work on their behalf to build an even brighter future for Texas.”

The town hall will air live on the following stations and websites:

Station

Network

Market

Station Website

Social

KRBC-TV

NBC

Abilene

www.bigcountryhomepage.com

@KRBCnews

KAMR-TV

NBC

Amarillo

www.myhighplains.com

@KAMRLocal4News

KXAN-TV

NBC

Austin

www.kxan.com

@KXAN_News

KVEO-TV

NBC

Brownsville

www.kveo.com

@kveotv23

KTSM-TV

NBC

El Paso

www.ktsm.com

@KTSMtv

KAMC-TV

ABC

Lubbock

www.everythinglubbock.com

@KAMCNews

KMID-TV

ABC

Midland/Odessa

www.yourbasin.com

@Local2NewsKMID

KSAN-TV

NBC

San Angelo

www.conchovalleyhomepage.com

@ksannews

KTAL-TV

NBC

Shreveport

www.arklatexhomepage.com

@NBC6News

KETK-TV

NBC

Tyler

www.easttexasmatters.com

@KETK

KWKT-TV*

Fox

Waco

www.centexproud.com

@KWKTFOX44

KFDX-TV

NBC

Wichita Falls

www.texomashomepage.com

@TexomasHomepage

KIAH-TV

CW

Houston

www.cw39.com

@CW39Houston

KDAF-TV

CW

Dallas

www.cw33.com

@CW33

*KWKT-TV will only offer the Town Hall via live-stream through the station’s website www.centexproud.com, the event will not air via live television broadcast on the station.