Governor Abbott Announces Senior Staff Leadership

Governor Greg Abbott today announced senior staff leadership in his administration following hiring and staff changes.…

Governor Abbott Appoints Waldrip Presiding Judge Of The Third Administrative Judicial Region

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Dib Waldrip as Presiding Judge of the Third Administrative Judicial Region…

Governor Abbott Appoints Rambin To Sixth Court Of Appeals

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jeff Rambin to the Sixth Court of Appeals, Place 2, effective…

Governor Abbott Appoints Garcia To State Board Of Dental Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ricky Garcia to the State Board of Dental Examiners for a…

Governor Abbott Appoints Moore, Watkins To Statewide Health Coordinating Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Quincy Moore, III, Ph.D. and Cheletta Watkins, M.D. to the Statewide…

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Declaration In November 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Declaration In November 2022TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott Announces New Senior Leadership Of DFPS

Governor Greg Abbott today announced new leadership appointments at the Texas Department of Family and Protective…

Governor Abbott Directs Immediate Resources To Houston Water Issue

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) and the Texas Commission…

Governor Abbott, First Family Deliver Thanksgiving Day Meals On Wheels

Governor Greg Abbott and First Lady Cecilia Abbott, along with their daughter Audrey, today volunteered with…

Governor Abbott Readies State Resources Ahead Of Winter Weather Threats

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to ready state emergency…

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Declaration For Uvalde County In November 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Declaration For Uvalde County In November 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS…

Governor Abbott Serves Thanksgiving Meals To Operation Lone Star Members In Edinburg

Governor Greg Abbott today greeted and served meals to Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers…

Governor Abbott Appoints Solcher, Schmidt, And Stanfill To Rehabilitation Council Of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Daniel Solcher and Peggy Schmidt and reappointed Karen Stanfill to the…

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration In November 2022

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration In November 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Operation Lone Star Escalates Unprecedented Border Security Efforts

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Renews Border Disaster Declaration In November 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Border Disaster Declaration In November 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Texas Again Breaks All-Time Record For Total Jobs

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated Texas' continuing strong jobs growth following employment releases from the Texas…

Governor Abbott Announces Approval Of Federal Assistance After Severe Storms In North Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved his request…

Governor Abbott Appoints Duvak To Texas Industrialized Building Code Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Devin Duvak to the Texas Industrialized Building Code Council for a…

Governor Abbott Names Pate Chief Of Staff

Governor Greg Abbott today announced Gardner Pate as Chief of Staff, effective today. Governor Greg Abbott…

Governor Abbott Announces Next In Statewide Small Business Series: Bryan/College Station

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the next in the statewide 2022 Governor's Small Business Series to…

Governor Abbott Statement On Texas Rangers Hosting 2024 MLB All-Star Game

Governor Abbott today congratulated the Texas Rangers on being awarded the 2024 Major League Baseball (MLB)…

Governor Abbott Appoints Lee, Nava To Texas Early Learning Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Tori Lee and Marisela Nava to the Texas Early Learning Council…

Governor Abbott Directs TEA, Superintendents To Prohibit COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates For Students

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and Texas school superintendents that the…

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce $1.4 Billion In Pandemic Food Benefits For Texas Families

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has received…

Governor Abbott Requests Federal Assistance After Severe Storms In North Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced his request for a disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business…

Governor Abbott To President Biden: Texas Is Escalating Border Security Efforts

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Joe Biden highlighting the record-breaking level of…

Governor Abbott Orders DPS, TMD To Use Every Available Strategy To Combat Border Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott today ordered the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) and Texas Military Department…

Governor Abbott Announces First Bus Of Migrants Departs For Philadelphia

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the departure of the first group of migrants bused to Philadelphia,…

Governor Abbott Assures State Of Texas Will Continue Comprehensive Border Security Efforts

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter assuring county judges along the Texas-Mexico border that the…

Governor Abbott Calls For Investigation Of Harris County Elections

Governor Greg Abbott today called for an investigation into the widespread problems with Harris County's elections…

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Declaration In November 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Declaration In November 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Operation Lone Star Stops Illegal Drugs Smuggled Across Border

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Announces Over $355 Million In Public Safety Grants

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his Public Safety Office (PSO) will administer more than $355…

Governor Abbott Announces $13.1 Million In Grants To Texas Military Communities

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a new round of $13.1 million in grant funding from the…

Governor Abbott Celebrates FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour In Addison

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour at a welcome event in…

Governor Abbott Celebrates FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour In Addison

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour at a welcome event in…

Governor Abbott Extends State Response, Recovery Efforts Following Severe Storms In Northeast Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today extended the State of Texas' response and recovery efforts following severe storms…

Operation Lone Star Continues Thwarting Human Smuggling Attempts

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Increases Readiness Level Of State Emergency Operations Center Ahead Of Severe Weather

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to increase the readiness…

Governor Abbott Activates State Emergency Response Resources Ahead Of Severe Storm Threats

Governor Greg Abbott today activated state emergency response resources ahead of severe storms and potential flash…

Governor Abbott Announces 4th Annual Texas Sounds & Cities Conference

Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Music Office today announced the Fourth Annual Texas Sounds &…

Governor Abbott Announces Music Friendly Community Workshop In Navasota

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the Texas Music Office (TMO) and the City of Navasota will…

Governor Abbott Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Spectrum Call Center

Governor Abbott today delivered remarks celebrating the grand opening for Charter Communications' Spectrum Gran Vista Call…

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension Of Emergency SNAP Benefits For November

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is providing more…

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Declaration In October 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Declaration In October 2022TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott Statement On Passing Of Representative Flynn

Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement following the passing of State Representative Dan Flynn.Governor Greg…

Governor Abbott, Lt. Governor Patrick, Speaker Phelan, Senate Finance, House Appropriations Committee Chairs Announce Additional $874.6 Million For Public Safety Initiatives

Governor Greg Abbott, Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick, Speaker Dade Phelan, Senate Finance Committee Chair Joan Huffman,…

Operation Lone Star Boosts Border Security Efforts Amid Historic Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Announces Next In Statewide Small Business Series: Corsicana

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the next in the statewide 2022 Governor's Small Business Series to…

Governor Abbott Announces $3.5 Million TWC Job Training Grant To Dallas College

Governor Greg Abbott today announced Dallas College has been awarded a Skills Development Fund grant from…

Governor Abbott Celebrates Launch Of Texas Tech University’s New Engineering Research Center

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated Texas Tech University's launch of the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)…

Governor Abbott Congratulates FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies On College Station Expansion

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies on the groundbreaking of their College Station campus…

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Proclamation For Uvalde County In October 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Proclamation For Uvalde County In October 2022TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS…

Governor Abbott Activates State Resources Ahead Of Severe Storm Threats

Governor Greg Abbott today activated state emergency resources ahead of severe storms and potential flash flooding…

Governor Abbott Invites Texas Veterans To Statewide Hiring Fair

Governor Greg Abbott today invited Texas veterans, service members, and their spouses to participate in the…

Operation Lone Star Combats Growing National Fentanyl Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Texas Again Leads The Nation For Jobs Added

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated the September jobs surge in Texas following releases from the Texas…

Governor Abbott Renews Renews Border Security Disaster Declaration In October 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Renews Border Security Disaster Declaration In October 2022TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS…

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Proclamation In October 2022

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Proclamation In October 2022TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott, TxDOT Break Ground On Loop 1604 North Expansion

Governor Greg Abbott and Texas Transportation Commission Chairman J. Bruce Bugg, Jr. today celebrated the groundbreaking…

Governor Abbott Announces Over $410,000 Career Training Grants To Brazosport College, Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD

Governor Greg Abbott today announced two Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grants totaling more than…

Governor Abbott Appoints Robbins As 1st Judicial District Attorney

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Paul A. Robbins as District Attorney of the 1st Judicial District…

Governor Abbott Highlights Statewide “One Pill Kills” Campaign In Waco

Governor Greg Abbott today highlighted the State of Texas' comprehensive efforts to combat President Biden's growing…

Governor Abbott Announces City Of Houston As Music Friendly Community

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Houston, having completed the multi-step certification process,…

Governor Abbott Launches “One Pill Kills” Statewide Campaign

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the launch of the State of Texas' coordinated "One Pill Kills"…

Governor Abbott Announces City Of Selma As Music Friendly Community

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Selma, having completed the multi-step certification process,…

Governor Abbott Mobilizes State Resources Ahead Of Potential Flash Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today ordered the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to preposition state resources…

Operation Lone Star Thwarts Transnational Criminal Activity At Border

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Proclamation In October 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Proclamation In October 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor’s Office Of Economic Development And Tourism Recognizes Seguin Manufacturing Facility’s 50 Years

The Governor's Office of Economic Development and Tourism today participated in Vitesco Technologies' 50th anniversary celebration…

Governor Abbott Highlights Surging Economic Growth At Asian American Alliance Of San Antonio

Governor Greg Abbott today highlighted the abundance of economic opportunity across Texas and outlined examples of…

Governor Abbott Announces Music Friendly Community Workshop In Corsicana

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the Texas Music Office (TMO) and the City of Corsicana will…

Governor Abbott Announces Governor’s Small Business Series – Kerrville

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the next in the statewide 2022 Governor's Small Business Series to…

Governor Abbott Announces New Wells Fargo Bank Campus In Irving

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. ("Wells Fargo") will create a new…

Operation Lone Star Prevents Cartels Smuggling Illegal Drugs, Weapons

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Celebrates RGV LEAD, Education And Industry Partnerships

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated Rio Grande Valley Linking Economic and Academic Development (RGV LEAD) for…

Governor Abbott Announces Winners Of Texas Veterans Commission’s Education Excellence Award

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the Texas public institutions of higher education honored with the 2022…

Governor Abbott Reappoints Monroe As Texas State Historian

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Monte L. Monroe, Ph.D. as the Texas State Historian for a…

Governor Abbott Touts Texas’ Mighty Energy Industry At Port Houston

Governor Greg Abbott today championed Texas' surging economy and jobs growth in our strong energy industry…

Governor Abbott Deploys Additional State Resources To Assist Florida’s Hurricane Ian Recovery

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to deploy additional state…

Governor Abbott Announces Edinburg Designated As Music Friendly Community

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Edinburg, having completed the multi-step certification process,…

Governor Abbott Statement On Loss Of Texas National Guard Soldier

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement on the Texas National Guard soldier who died from…

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension Of Emergency SNAP Benefits For October 2022

Governor Greg Abbott today today announced the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is providing…

Governor Abbott Appoints Vegas To Texas Energy Reliability Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Pablo Vegas to the Texas Energy Reliability Council for a term…

Governor Abbott Announces New Chief Of School Safety And Security

Governor Greg Abbott today announced John P. Scott as the new Chief of School Safety and…

Governor Abbott Mobilizes Additional State Resources To Support Florida’s Hurricane Ian Response

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to mobilize additional state…

Operation Lone Star Stops Human Smuggling Attempts At Border

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Proclamation In September 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Drought Disaster Proclamation In September 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott Deploys Additional Resources To Florida To Assist Hurricane Ian Response Efforts

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the State of Texas has deployed additional state resources to…

Governor Abbott Announces Film Friendly Texas Designation For The City Of Bowie

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Bowie, having completed the multi-step training and…

Governor Abbott Announces $1.7 Million TWC Job Training Grant To Workforce Solutions Cameron

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a $1.7 million Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas Workforce…

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven To Private Sector Advisory Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Terrance "Terry" Hlavinka, Emily Kidd, M.D., Al Philippus, Jonathan Raecek, Dean…

Governor Abbott Announces Over $316,000 JET Grant To La Joya ISD

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grant of more than…

Governor Abbott Deploys Texas A&M Task Force 1 To Florida Ahead Of Hurricane Ian

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to deploy Texas A&M…

Governor Abbott Announces Governor’s Small Business Series – South Padre Island

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the next in the statewide 2022 Governor's Small Business Series to…

Texas Delegation Leading Business Development Mission To Europe

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a Texas delegation is leading a business development mission to Europe…

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Proclamation For Uvalde County In September 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Disaster Proclamation For Uvalde County In September 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS…

Operation Lone Star Increasing Efforts To Combat Growing Fentanyl Crisis

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Governor Abbott Highlights Port Houston’s Vital Role In Texas Economy

Governor Greg Abbott today highlighted the vital role that Port Houston plays in supporting the Texas…

Governor Abbott Announces Film Friendly Texas Designation For The City Of Dumas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Dumas, having completed the multi-step training and…

Governor Abbott Congratulates Laredo Economic Development Corporation On Business Growth

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the Laredo Economic Development Corporation (EDC) on its strong record for…

Governor Abbott Appoints Towery, Hayes To Appraisal Management Companies Advisory Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Frank Towery Jr. and reappointed Julia Hayes to the Appraisal Management…

Governor Abbott Invites Texas Employers To Apprenticeship Conference

Governor Greg Abbott today invited Texas employers from across the state to attend in-person or via…

Governor Abbott Celebrates DHR Health Level 1 Trauma Center Dedication

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated the one-year designation anniversary and the Dr. Kenneth Mattox Trauma Unit…

Governor Abbott Directs State Agencies To Ramp Up Anti-Fentanyl Efforts

Governor Abbott today sent a letter to state agency leaders directing them to ramp up state…

Governor Abbott Congratulates 31 Texas National Blue Ribbon Schools

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the 31 Texas schools that have been recognized as National Blue…

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration In September 2022

Governor Abbott Renews COVID-19 Disaster Declaration In September 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott Renews Border Security Disaster Declaration In September 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Border Security Disaster Declaration In September 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL…

Governor Abbott Announces New Ziegenfelder Company Facility In Lockhart

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that The Ziegenfelder Company, a frozen dessert manufacturer in operation in…

Operation Lone Star Spotlights Sanctuary City Hypocrisy, Buses Over 11,000 Migrants

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are…

Texas Leads Nation In Jobs Growth, Again Smashing Records

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated three major employment milestones following the August jobs release from the…

Governor Abbott Proclaims September 15-October 15, 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month In Texas

Governor Abbott Proclaims September 15-October 15, 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month In TexasThe Lone Star State's rich…

Governor Abbott Announces Approval Of Federal Assistance After North Texas Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved his request…

Governor Abbott Announces Over $64,000 TWC Career Training Grant To Bells Independent School District

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grant from the Texas…

Governor Abbott Announces Migrant Bus Arrivals At Border Czar Harris’ Residence In Washington D.C.

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the arrival of two buses of migrants from Texas outside Vice…

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Proclamation In September 2022

Governor Abbott Renews Wildfire Disaster Proclamation In September 2022.TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME:…

Governor Abbott Requests Federal Assistance After North Texas Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today requested a disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) for…

Governor Abbott Announces Governor’s Small Business Series – Laredo

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the next in the statewide 2022 Governor's Small Business Series to…

Governor Abbott Calls For Statewide Moment Of Silence To Honor Victims Of September 11th Terror Attacks

Governor Abbott today issued a statewide call for Texans to observe a moment of silence tomorrow…