News – Proclamation

Feb 25

Governor Abbott Proclaims March 2, 2020 To Be Texas Independence Day

The Governor encourages all Texans to learn more about, reflect on, and take pride in our state’s unique origins and rich history.

Feb 13

Governor Abbott Extended The Disaster Declaration In February 2020 For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Feb 3

Governor Abbott Proclaims February 2020 African-American History Month

As a state and nation shaped by the diversity of our citizens, it is vital we recognize and celebrate the different races, nationalities, and backgrounds of the land we love.

Jan 31

Governor Abbott Declares State of Disaster Due To Drought Conditions In 22 Texas Counties

Governor Abbott declares a state of disaster in Anderson, Bell, Blanco, Burleson, Burnet, Cherokee, Dimmit, Freestone, Henderson, Jackson, Karnes, Kinney, Liano, Maverick, Navarro, Real, Smith, Uvalde, Val Verde, Williamson, Zapata, and Zavala counties.

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Extended The Disaster Declaration In January 2020 For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Pardons Human Trafficking Survivor Robbie Ann Hamilton

Governor Abbott today issued a proclamation which pardons human trafficking survivor Robbie Ann Hamilton.

Jan 10

Governor Abbott Proclaims January Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Governor Abbott today proclaimed January 2020 as Human Trafficking Prevention Month in Texas. 

Jan 3

Governor Abbott Declares State of Disaster Due To Drought Conditions In 17 Texas Counties

Governor Abbott declares a state of disaster in Bandera, Bell, Blanco, Burnet, Karnes, Kendall, Kinney, Llano, Maverick, McCulloch, Medina, Real, Uvalde, Val Verde, Williamson, Zapata, and Zavala counties due to drought conditions.