The Future of Texas
“We must work together to ensure that even the future is bigger in Texas.” - Governor Greg Abbott
- Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Statement on Prosecution of Governor Perry
Governor Greg Abbott today released the following statement regarding the decision to allow legal proceedings against former Governor Rick Perry to move forward.
- Friday, January 23, 2015 Austin, TexasStatement By Gov. Abbott On December Jobs Numbers
Job creation is the lifeblood of our state – and Texas’ history of strengthening job growth equates to more opportunity for all Texans. The state of Texas will continue to promote fiscally responsible policies that sustain our position as number one in the nation for economic opportunity and give Texans across the state the means to invest in the future of their families.
- Friday, January 23, 2015 Austin, TexasGov. Abbott Visits Rio Grande Valley, Addresses Announcement Of United Health Foundation Grant To UTRGV Medical School
Texas Governor Greg Abbott traveled to Edinburg to attend the announcement of a major grant by United Health Foundation to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine Thursday evening.
- Thursday, January 22, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Texas Tech University Board Of Regents Appointments
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members, Christopher Huckabee and Ron Hammonds, and reappointed Mickey Long to the Texas Tech University Board of Regents. The appointments will be effective Feb. 1, 2015.
- Thursday, January 22, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Texas A&M University Board Of Regents Appointments
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to the Texas A&M University Board of Regents, William Mahomes, Jr. and Robert L. Albritton, and reappointed current Regent Phil Adams. The appointments are effective Feb. 1, 2015.
- Thursday, January 22, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Three To University Of Texas System Board Of Regents
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today appointed two new members to The University of Texas System Board of Regents, Sara Martinez Tucker and David Beck, and reappointed current Regent and Vice Chairman of the Board Steve Hicks. These appointments will be effective Feb. 1, 2015.
- Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Greg Abbott Submits Formal Appointments To Texas Senate
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today formally submitted three appointments to the Texas Senate. Governor Abbott intends to appoint Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos as Texas Secretary of State, Jerry Strickland as Executive Director of the Office of State-Federal Relations and reappoint David Mattax as Commissioner of the Texas Department of Insurance.
- Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Announces Key Inspector General Appointment
Today, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced the appointment of Stuart W. Bowen, Jr., as Inspector General for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2016. The inspector general works to prevent, detect and investigate fraud, abuse and waste in state health and human services programs.