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Governor Greg Abbott

Named “Best Governor in the Nation” in 2020, Governor Greg Abbott continues to build on his record as a strong conservative leader who fights to preserve Texas values.


Gov. Abbott has many things he wants to accomplish to make Texas stronger and ready for the future.

The Governor's Initiatives


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Oct 7

Operation Lone Star Prevents Cartels Smuggling Illegal Drugs, Weapons

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.

Oct 6

Governor Abbott Celebrates RGV LEAD, Education And Industry Partnerships

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated Rio Grande Valley Linking Economic and Academic Development (RGV LEAD) for its work in developing education and industry partnerships that help students set and achieve college and career goals for an educated and highly skilled workforce in the Rio Grande Valley.

Oct 5

Governor Abbott Announces Winners Of Texas Veterans Commission’s Education Excellence Award

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the Texas public institutions of higher education honored with the 2022 Veteran Education Excellence Recognition Award by the Texas Veterans Commission’s (TVC) Veterans Education Program.

Oct 4

Governor Abbott Touts Texas’ Mighty Energy Industry At Port Houston

Governor Greg Abbott today championed Texas' surging economy and jobs growth in our strong energy industry during a press conference with Port Houston Chairman Ric Campo and other energy industry leaders in Houston.

Oct 4

Governor Abbott Deploys Additional State Resources To Assist Florida’s Hurricane Ian Recovery

Governor Greg Abbott today directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) to deploy additional state resources to support Florida's response and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.

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Searching for the most qualified individuals in Texas to lead boards, commissions and other oversight groups in service to our state.

Economic Development

Promoting Texas with expanding companies and visitors from across the country and all over the world.