Mar 1

Governor Abbott Names Chair, Appoints Seven To Nueces River Authority Board Of Directors

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Lisa Greenberg to the Nueces River Authority Board of Directors for a term set to expire on February 1, 2025.

Appointment

Mar 1

Governor Abbott Provides Update On State Response To Historic Wildfires

Governor Greg Abbott today held a briefing with state and local officials and provided an update on the state’s ongoing response to wildfires impacting Texans and communities across Texas during a press conference in Borger.

Press Release

Mar 1

Texas Continues President Trump’s Historic Border Security Legacy

Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard continue to work together to secure the border; stop the smuggling of drugs, weapons, and people into Texas; and prevent, detect, and interdict transnational criminal activity between ports of entry.

Press Release

Mar 1

Texas Wins Governor’s Cup For Record-Breaking 12th Year In A Row

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated Texas winning Site Selection magazine's Governor's Cup for an unprecedented 12th consecutive year and 20th win overall at a press conference at the Governor's Mansion in Austin.

Press Release

Mar 1

Governor Abbott Announces Over $142,000 Career Training Grant To Vernon College

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grant totaling more than $142,000 has been awarded to Vernon College by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).

Press Release

Feb 29

Governor Abbott Grants Temporary Waivers To Respond To Texas Wildfires

Governor Greg Abbott today granted waivers for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV), and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) as Texas continues surging all available resources to support Texans and communities impacted by wildfires across the state.

Press Release

Feb 29

Governor Abbott Hosts 45th President Donald J. Trump For A Border Security Briefing In Eagle Pass

Governor Greg Abbott today hosted 45th President Donald J. Trump for a border security briefing with state officials in Eagle Pass.

Press Release

Feb 29

Governor Abbott Statement On Preliminary Injunction Against SB 4

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement on Texas’ constitutional right to defend itself following a federal judge granting the Biden Administration's motion for a preliminary injunction against Senate Bill 4, signed into law by the Governor in December 2023.

Press Release