Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott announces her Texanthropy initiative.
- Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Quillivan Presiding Officer Of The State Board Of Veterinary Medical Examiners
Governor Greg Abbott has named Jessica Quillivan, D.V.M., presiding officer of the State Board of Veterinary Examiners.
- Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Austin, TexasStudy Shows Texas Continues To Make Major Progress In Bringing High-Speed Internet To More Schools And Students
Since launching the Texas Classroom Connectivity Initiative, Texas has made significant progress in its ongoing effort to expand access to high-speed Internet in public schools statewide, according to EducationSuperHighway’s annual “State of the States” on K-12 broadband connectivity.
- Friday, January 13, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names President And Appoints Six To Texas Medical Board
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sherif Zaafran, M.D., Michael Cokinos, Kandace Farmer, D.O., Jeffrey Luna, M.D., LuAnn Morgan and Jayaram Naidu, M.D. to the Texas Medical Board for terms set to expire April 13, 2021.
- Thursday, January 12, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Steen Presiding Officer Of Texas Racing Commission
Governor Greg Abbott has named John Steen, III presiding officer of the Texas Racing Commission.
- Thursday, January 12, 2017 Austin, TexasFirst Lady And DFPS Commissioner Announce Network Of Nurture Initiative
Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott and Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) Commissioner Hank Whitman today sent a letter to faith partners across Texas asking them to join with DFPS in the new year to help provide support to youth and families in the child welfare system.
- Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Heller To Texas Poet Laureate, State Musician And State Artists Committee
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Mary Ann Apap Heller to the Texas Poet Laurate, State Musician and State Artists Committee for a term set to expire October 1, 2017.
- Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Appoints Boatright To Fifth Court Of Appeals
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jason Boatright to the Fifth Court of Appeals for a term set to expire December 31, 2018, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.
- Monday, January 09, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Three To Texas Council On Sex Offender Treatment
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ezio Leite, Emily Orozco-Crousen and James Taylor to the Council on Sex Offender Treatment for terms set to expire on February 1, 2021. The Governor additionally named Aaron Pierce, Ph.D. presiding officer.
- Monday, January 09, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Greg Abbott Recognizes Law Enforcement Appreciation Day
Governor Greg Abbott today expressed his gratitude to those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe and asked that all Texans join him in showing their appreciation for our peace officers.
- Monday, January 09, 2017 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Statement On Biennial Revenue Estimate
Governor Greg Abbott today released the following statement on Comptroller Glenn Hegar’s Biennial Revenue Estimate.