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Governor Greg Abbott

As the 48th Governor of the State of Texas, Greg Abbott continues to build on his long record as a conservative leader who fights to preserve Texas values like faith, family and freedom.


Gov. Abbott has many things he wants to accomplish to make Texas stronger and ready for the future.

The Governor's Initiatives


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Nov 16

Governor Abbott Statement On New Record-Low Texas Unemployment

Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement as Texas achieves a new record-low unemployment rate of 3.7 percent, the lowest level since the state unemployment data series began in January 1976, with 32,300 new jobs added in October and the largest over-the-year gain in the nation of 384,800 jobs.

Nov 15

Governor Abbott Attends Celebration Of Cheniere Energy’s First Cargo Shipment Of LNG

Governor Greg Abbott today joined local, state and federal officials as well as company leadership for a grand opening and celebration of Cheniere Energy's first cargo shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at their Corpus Christi Liquefaction facility.

Nov 14

Governor Abbott Announces East Penn Manufacturing Expansion In Temple

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that East Penn Manufacturing Co. will be expanding its presence in Temple, Texas to grow its finishing distribution center operations.

Nov 13

Governor Greg Abbott Attends Laredo Chamber Of Commerce Annual Gala

Governor Greg Abbott today joined local community and business leaders at the Laredo Chamber of Commerce annual 2018 gala in celebration of the community's economic growth and success over the past year.

Nov 13

Governor Abbott Named Mr. South Texas 2019

Governor Greg Abbott was today named Mr. South Texas 2019 by the Washington's Birthday Celebration Association (WBCA) at a press conference at Texas Community Bank in Laredo, Texas.

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Economic Development

Promoting Texas with expanding companies and visitors from across the country and all over the world.

Texas Military Preparedness Commission

Continuing Texas’ proud military history by working to preserve and expand the state’s 15 major military installations.

Appointments Office

Searching for the most qualified individuals in Texas to lead boards, commissions and other oversight groups in service to our state.