Jun 23

Governor Abbott Statement on Vice President Harris’ Upcoming Visit to Texas’ Southern Border

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement on Vice President and Border Czar Kamala Harris announcing her first visit to Texas' southern border amid the ongoing border crisis.

Press Release

Jun 23

Governor Abbott Appoints Milton to Governor’s Committee to Support the Military

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Fred Milton to the Governor’s Committee to Support the Military for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Jun 22

Governor Greg Abbott Announces Special Session Date

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that he will convene a special legislative session on July 8, 2021.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 22

Governor Abbott Names Temporary Executive Director and Appoints Six to Gulf Coast Protection District Board of Directors

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sally Bakko, Michel Bechel, Roger Guenther, Robert D. "Bob" Mitchell, Lori J. Traweek, and Michael VanDerSnick to the Gulf Coast Protection District Board of Directors.

Appointment

Jun 21

Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1772 (87R)

Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 177

Legislative - Veto Statement

Jun 21

Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1458 (87R)

Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 145

Legislative - Veto Statement

Jun 21

Governor Abbott Vetoes SB 1109 (87R)

Pursuant to Article IV, Section 14, of the Texas Constitution, I, Greg Abbott, Governor of Texas, do hereby disapprove of and veto Senate Bill No. 110

Legislative - Veto Statement