Texas and Mexico share more than a border; we are connected by commerce, culture, and family.
Best of luck to all Texas students and educators as they begin the new academic year.
In Austin, Dallas, and now Fort Worth, connections are made in the heart of Texas.
Governor Abbott traveling the nation, letting business leaders know Texas is wide open for business.
Freedom of religion is the most sacred of our rights and our freedom to worship is secured by the Constitution.
- Friday, October 02, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Announces $133 Million In Local Criminal Justice And Victim Services Grants
Governor Greg Abbott today announced the award of $133 million in criminal justice and victim services grants to local law enforcement agencies, domestic violence shelters, child sex trafficking victims programs and other governmental and non-profit agencies across Texas.
- Friday, October 02, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Hosts Reception Honoring 2015 National Teacher Of The Year Shanna Peeples
Governor Greg Abbott today hosted a reception honoring 2015 National Teacher of the Year Shanna Peeples.
- Friday, October 02, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Statement On Death Of Four Dyess Airmen In Afghanistan
Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement following the crash a C-130J in Afghanistan that resulted in the death of four Airmen from Dyess Air Force Base in Abilene, Texas.
- Thursday, October 01, 2015 Austin, TexasFirst Lady Cecilia Abbott Addresses United Way Of Williamson County Community Impact Summit On Education
First Lady Cecilia Abbott today addressed the United Way of Williamson County Community Impact Summit on Education.
- Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Urges DHS To Provide Additional Border Security Resources
Following recent U.S. Border Patrol reports, Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson requesting immediate action due to the significant increase of illegal border crossings.
- Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Two To Texas Facilities Commission
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed and named Robert Thomas as Chairman of the Texas Facilities Commission for a term set to expire on January 31, 2021.
- Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Austin, TexasFirst Lady Cecilia Abbott Honors 2015 Governor’s Small Business Award Winners
First Lady Cecilia Abbott was in Houston today to talk about the important role that women-owned small businesses play in the success of our state’s economy.
- Monday, September 28, 2015 Austin, TexasGovernor Abbott Addresses National Association of Women Business Owners 2015 National Conference
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) 2015 National Conference in San Antonio, Texas, the top metropolitan area in the nation for women-owned firms.
- Monday, September 28, 2015 Austin, TexasICYMI: Governor Abbott: My Goal Is To Make Texas The No. 1 State For Women-Owned Businesses
Governor Greg Abbott's Op-Ed in Forbes: My Goal Is To Make Texas The No. 1 State For Women-Owned Businesses
- Friday, September 25, 2015 Austin, TexasFirst Lady Cecilia Abbott Addresses Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation's "Life Without Literacy" Luncheon
First Lady Cecilia Abbott today addressed the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation’s “Life Without Literacy” Luncheon.