Sep 18

Governor Abbott Announces Changes To Senior Staff

Governor Greg Abbott today announced changes to his senior staff as the transition to the interim and preparations for the 2019 legislative session begin to take place.

Press Release

Sep 15

Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 1

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

Press Release

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Adds Counties And Extends His Disaster Proclamation

Governor Greg Abbott issues proclamation extending the disaster proclamation to include Milam and San Augustine counties.

Proclamation

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Announces Debris Removal From State Roadways

Governor Greg Abbott today announced the latest phase of Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts began with Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) contractors removing debris from the side of state roadways in the Coastal Bend.

Press Release

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Grants Corpus Christi’s Request For Suspension Of Budget And Tax Rate Deadlines After Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation granting Corpus Christi’s request to extend the deadline for the city to adopt a budget and property tax rate. 

Press Release

Sep 14

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Proclamation Suspending Tax Deadline for Corpus Christi

Governor Greg Abbott issues proclamation suspending the deadline prescribed by Texas law for the City of Corpus Christi to adopt its ad valorem tax rate and budget until October 27, 2017.

Proclamation

Sep 13

Governor Abbott Appoints Cannata Judge Of The 458th Judicial District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Kenneth S. Cannata as judge of the 458th Judicial District Court in Fort Bend County for a term set to expire December 31, 2018, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Sep 13

Governor Abbott Issues Executive Order for Unemployment Insurance as a Result of Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott issues executive order relating to the suspension of the seven-day waiting period for certain state unemployment insurance claimants who have become unemployed as a direct result of the disaster created by Hurricane Harvey.

Proclamation