Sep 17

Governor Abbott Announces Film Friendly Texas Designation For Huntsville

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Huntsville, having completed the multi-step training and certification process, has been designated a Film Friendly Texas community by the Texas Film Commission.

Press Release

Sep 17

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Executive Order Relating to Hospital Capacity

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Executive Order Relating to Hospital Capacity

Proclamation

Sep 17

Governor Greg Abbott Expands Capacity for Certain Services in Texas

Governor Abbott Expands Capacity for Certain Services

Proclamation

Sep 17

Governor Abbott Appoints 11 To Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response

The task force provides expert, evidence-based assessments, protocols, and recommendations related to state responses to infectious diseases, and to serve as a reliable and transparent source of information and education for Texas leadership and citizens. Task force members serve at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Sep 16

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Governor’s Commission for Women

Governor Abbott is charging this commission with developing a strategy and implementation plan to help make Texas the number one state for women-owned businesses and to address the issue of human trafficking.

Appointment

Sep 16

Governor Abbott Announces New Ariat Regional Headquarters In Fort Worth

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Ariat International, Inc. (Ariat) will establish a new regional distribution hub and corporate office that will serve as its western U.S. regional headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas

Press Release

Sep 15

Governor Abbott Announces Wesco Aircraft Headquarters Relocation to Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corp., which now operates under the brand name Incora™ (Wesco), will relocate its headquarters from California to Fort Worth, Texas, bringing more than $6 million in capital investment and expanding its presence in the state to include up to 239 jobs.

Press Release

Sep 15

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Federal Approval For Automatic SNAP Benefit Replacements For Eight Disaster Counties

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has received federal approval to automatically provide replacement benefits for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients for food lost or destroyed due to Hurricane Laura in eight of the impacted counties: Hardin, Jefferson, Newton, Orange, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby and Tyler.

Press Release