Noticias – Press Release

Jan 30

Governor Abbott Readies State Operations Center For Winter Weather

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to increase the readiness level of the State Operations Center (SOC) to Level II (Escalated Response) as winter weather begins impacting large portions of Texas today through Thursday.

Jan 30

Governor Abbott Announces New Texas Border Czar

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the new position of Texas Border Czar to oversee border security in President Joe Biden's absence at a press conference on a Texas border wall construction site in San Benito.

Jan 28

Governor Abbott Champions Protecting Unborn At Texas Rally For Life

Governor Greg Abbott today championed the State of Texas’ enduring position as a national leader in protecting the rights of the unborn at the 2023 Texas Rally for Life at the Texas Capitol in Austin.

Jan 27

Operation Lone Star Deploys Hi-Tech Assets To Stop Illegal Crossings

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

Jan 26

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration For Southeast Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a disaster declaration for communities in Southeast Texas impacted by severe storms that caused damage to homes and

Jan 25

Governor Abbott Signs Historic Infrastructure Agreement With U.S. Military

Governor Greg Abbott today signed the largest Statewide Intergovernmental Support Agreement (S-IGSA) between the State of Texas and the United States Military to bolster infrastructure and transportation improvements on federal military property across the state.

Jan 25

Governor Abbott Urges Texans Impacted By Storms To Report Damage

Governor Greg Abbott today urged all Texans impacted by recent severe storms and winter weather to self-report property damage by using the Texas Division of Emergency Management’s (TDEM) iSTAT damage survey, as the damage assessment process begins.

Jan 24

Governor Abbott Celebrates Boeing, Port San Antonio Educational Partnership

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated a major educational partnership between Boeing and Port San Antonio that will support enhanced science and technology educational programs for students in South Texas through STEM disciplines.