Oct 19

Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities Announces 2018 Lex Frieden Employment Awards Winners

The Office of the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities announces the winners of the 2018 Lex Frieden Employment Awards (LFEA). Named

Press Release

Oct 19

Governor Abbott Holds Press Conference On State Response To Severe Weather And Flooding In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today received a briefing from the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) and multiple state agencies regarding the ongoing severe weather and flooding currently impacting Texas, and held a press conference on the state's response to this disaster.

Press Release

Oct 19

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For An Additional 36 Texas Counties In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Abbott announced that an additional 36 Texas counties will be added to the State Disaster Declaration.

Proclamation

Oct 18

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Announces New Partnership With Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission To Fight Human Trafficking

First Lady Cecilia Abbott today attended a press conference at the State Capitol in Austin where she announced a new partnership with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) to fight human trafficking.

Press Release

Oct 17

Governor Abbott Announces New Funding To Crack Down On Border Crime

Governor Greg Abbott today announced $5.8 million in grant funding for the Border Prosecution Unit (BPU) to help crack down on gangs and Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs) along the Texas border.

Press Release

Oct 16

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For 18 Texas Counties In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for 18 Texas counties impacted by recent severe weather and flooding that has caused widespread property damage, and threatened loss of life.

Press Release

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For 18 Texas Counties In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for eighteen Texas counties impacted by recent severe weather and flooding that has caused widespread property damage, and threatened loss of life.

Proclamation

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Attends Dallas Police Department Awards Ceremony

Governor Greg Abbott today attended and delivered remarks at an awards ceremony in Dallas, Texas, hosted by the Dallas Police Department.

Press Release