Jan 19

Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 15

Governor Greg Abbott gives top-line information on progress being made by the Commission to Rebuild Texas.

Press Release

Jan 19

Governor Abbott Names Duggins Chair Of Parks And Wildlife Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has named Ralph Duggins presiding officer of the Parks and Wildlife Commission. Duggins was first appointed to the commission in 2008 and reappointed in 2013.

Appointment

Jan 18

Governor Abbott Statement On Austin And Dallas Named As Finalists For Amazon’s HQ2

Governor Greg Abbott today released the following statement after Amazon announced the top 20 cities being considered for HQ2, which includes both Austin and Dallas, TX.

Press Release

Jan 17

Gov Greg Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For Texas Counties Impacted By Hurricane Harvey

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

Press Release

Jan 17

Governor Greg Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

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

Proclamation

Jan 15

Governor Abbott Orders Increased Readiness Of State Operations Center In Anticipation Of Severe Winter Weather Conditions In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott has ordered the State Operations Center (SOC) to elevate its readiness level from Level 4 (Normal Conditions) to Level 3 (Increased Readiness) at 8:00 p.m. today as winter weather and cold temperatures are expected to impact much of the state during the next few days.

Press Release

Jan 12

Texas To Participate In Cybersecurity Program In Partnership With SANS Institute

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a new training program, in partnership with the SANS Institute, designed to encourage young women to become involved in the field of cybersecurity.

Press Release

Jan 12

Governor Abbott Appoints Scott And Riojas To Texas Farm And Ranch Lands Conservation Council

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed George “Dave” Scott, III and appointed Gilbert “Gilly” Riojas to the Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Council for a terms set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment