Sep 24

Governor Abbott Delivers Keynote Address, Signs Senate Bill 4 Into Law At Texas Values Policy Forum

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered the keynote address at Texas Values' Faith, Family, and Freedom policy forum in Austin.

Press Release

Sep 24

Governor Abbott Statement On State Bar’s Threatened Intrusion Upon Executive Branch Authority

Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement on allegations by the Texas Attorney General against the State Bar of Texas, an unelected body within the judicial branch.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Meets With McAllen City Officials, Signs Anti-Smuggling Legislation Into Law

Governor Greg Abbott today met with McAllen Mayor Javier Villalobos and other city officials to discuss McAllen and the entire Rio Grande Valley's ever-growing economic and cultural impact in the state of Texas.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Announces New Knauf Insulation Facility in McGregor

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Knauf Insulation, Inc. ("Knauf Insulation") will establish their new fiberglass insulation manufacturing and distribution facility in McGregor, Texas. Knauf Insulation is a subsidiary of Knauf Group AG, a multinational producer of building materials and construction systems. The project will create 151 new jobs and more than $210 million in capital investment.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott, TDEM Establish COVID-19 Antibody Infusion Center In Amarillo

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), in partnership with the City of Amarillo, will launch a new COVID-19 therapeutic infusion center in Amarillo.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Announces Additional Items For Third Special Session

Governor Greg Abbott today submitted a message to the Secretary of the Senate identifying two additional agenda items for the Third Special Session that began Monday, September 20.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Names Pate Chair of the Texas Radiation Advisory Board

Governor Greg Abbott has named William "Will" Pate, DrPH as chair of the Texas Radiation Advisory Board.

Appointment

Sep 21

Governor Abbott: Texas Will Continue Surging State Resources To Secure The Border

Governor Greg Abbott today held a press conference in Del Rio where he vowed to continue surging state resources to secure the border and address the chaos in Del Rio created by the Biden Administration.

Press Release