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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.

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Oct 20

Governor Greg Abbott Renews State Disaster Declaration For 60 Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation renewing the disaster declaration for 60 Texas Counties impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

Oct 19

Office Of The Governor’s Committee On People With Disabilities Announces 2017 Lex Frieden Employment Awards Winners

The Office of the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities today announced the winners of the 2017 Lex Frieden Employment Awards. Named for Texas disability rights champion Lex Frieden, the awards are bestowed upon Texans who have displayed a commitment to empowering their employees, co-workers, and fellow Texans with disabilities.

Oct 18

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Addresses Texas Alliance Of Child And Family Services Texas Child Care Administrators Conference

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today addressed the Texas Alliance of Child and Family Services Texas annual Child Care Administrators Conference in Houston during the Closing General Session.

Oct 17

Governor Abbott Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony For New Ashley Furniture Industries Distribution And Fulfillment Center

Governor Greg Abbott today attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Ashley Furniture Industries Southwest Regional Distribution and Fulfillment Center in Mesquite, Texas.

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Extends Suspension Of Rules Relating To Vehicle Registration And Inspection For Victims Of Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott today extended the temporary waiver suspending rules relating to vehicle registration and inspection for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

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Commission for Women

Promoting opportunities for Texas women through outreach, education, research and referral services.

Texas Military Preparedness Commission

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

Committee on People with Disabilities

Pursuing a vision where people with disabilities have full and equal access for independent, productive and self-determined lives.