Expanding Economic Opportunity
We must do more to lighten the burden of government and expand economic opportunity by:
- Limiting skyrocketing property tax increases
- Prohibiting unfunded mandates on cities and counties
- Increasing taxpayer power in the property appraisal process
- Reducing regulatory hurdles
- Improving opportunities for advancement through licensing reform
Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) will increase its presence in Richardson, Texas and build a new 300mm analog semiconductor wafer fabrication facility.
Governor Greg Abbott today held a press conference to formally welcome Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) to the state of Texas.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the release of international trade data by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis highlighting Texas’ continued export dominance.
Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association Annual Convention
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) annual convention in Austin.
Governor Abbott Delivers State Of The State Remarks At Houston Business Coalition And C Club Luncheon
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered a State of the State address at the Houston Business Coalition and C Club Luncheon in Houston.
Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At National Federation Of Independent Business’ Texas Small Business Day Conference
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the National Federation Of Independent Business' (NFIB) Texas Small Business Day Conference in Austin.
Governor Abbott Delivers State Of The State Remarks At Richardson Chamber Of Commerce Annual Luncheon
Governor Greg Abbott today kicked off his State of the State tour across Texas by speaking at the Richardson Chamber Of Commerce Annual Luncheon.
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at a groundbreaking ceremony for American SpiralWeld Pipe Company’s (SpiralWeld) new manufacturing facility in Paris, Texas.
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks to business leaders and investors at the Opportunity Austin Investor's Lunch.
Governor Abbott Participates In Fireside Chat At The U.S. Chamber’s Association Committee Of 100 Meeting
Governor Greg Abbott today participated in a Fireside Chat at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100 Meeting (C100) in Austin. The Governor and CCC100 Chairman Matt Shay discussed the importance of workforce development and the strategies behind Texas’ continued economic success.