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- Thursday, April 23, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Meets With Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez
Governor Greg Abbott today welcomed President Juan Orlando Hernandez of the Republic of Honduras to Texas for a meeting and discussion on the Texas-Honduras economic relationship.
- Thursday, April 23, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Statement On Passage Of Senate Early Education Bills
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the passage of several of his priority early education initiatives in the Texas Senate.
- Thursday, April 23, 2015 Austin, TexasICYMI: Governor Abbott On The Laura Ingraham Show
Governor Greg Abbott today joined The Laura Ingraham Show to discuss the ongoing lawsuit against the Obama Administration’s executive amnesty order and the importance of securing the border, among other issues.
- Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Appoints Three To Texas Southern University Board Of Regents
Governor Greg Abbott today appointed Wesley Terrell of Dallas, Derrick Mitchell of Houston and re-appointed Marilyn Agatha Rose of Houston to the Texas Southern University Board of Regents for terms to expire on February 1, 2021.
- Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Challenges Federal EPA On Proposed Regional Haze Regulations
Governor Greg Abbott submitted comment to the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s Air Planning Section regarding the agency’s proposed “regional haze” rule and the its unlawful attempt to force a federal implementation plan on Texas in place of an already-developed state implementation plan.
- Tuesday, April 21, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Appoints Solis To Board Of Pardons And Paroles
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Colonel Lionel F. "Fred" Solis, U.S. Army Retired, of San Antonio, Texas to the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles for a term to expire February 1, 2021.
- Monday, April 20, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Supports Florida's Decision To Take Legal Action Against Expansion of Obamacare
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement supporting Governor Rick Scott’s (R-FL) decision to take legal action against the Obama administration for halting federal funds in an attempt to force states to expand Obamacare.
- Friday, April 17, 2015 Austin, TexasStevie Ray Vaughan To Be Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame
Texas native and legendary blues musician Stevie Ray Vaughan will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 18 in Cleveland, Ohio.
- Friday, April 17, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Releases 2014 Tax Return
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today released his tax return for 2014, in keeping with his pledge to release tax returns each year he serves as governor.
- Friday, April 17, 2015 Austin, TXGovernor Abbott Statement On March Jobs Numbers
The Texas Workforce Commission today announced the State of Texas has achieved its lowest unemployment rate since 2007, dropping to 4.2 percent in March despite a seasonally adjusted employment decrease of 25,400 jobs.