Nov 21

Governor Abbott Reappoints Bayless To State Cemetery Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jim Bayless to the State Cemetery Committee, a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

Nov 20

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Nine To State Board Of Dental Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott appoints names chair and appoints nine to State Board of Dental Examiners.

Appointment

Nov 20

Office Of The Governor Offers Reward In Murder Case Of Texas Border Patrol Agent

Governor Greg Abbott has authorized a reward up to $20,000 through the Texas Crime Stoppers program for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a U.S. Border Patrol agent and the serious injury of another.

Press Release

Nov 20

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

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

Press Release

Nov 20

Governor Abbott Extends Disaster Proclamation for 60 Texas Counties

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

Proclamation

Nov 17

Governor Abbott Designates Torres To Governing Board Of The Indigent Defense Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has designated Vivian Torres to the Governing Board of the Texas Indigent Defense Commission to serve as an ex-official member at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Nov 17

Governor Abbott Reappoints Reiser And Walker To The Coastal Water Authority Board of Directors

Governor Abbott has reappointed Thomas “Tom” Reiser and Douglas “Doug” Walker to the Coastal Water Authority Board of Directors for terms set to expire on April 1, 2019.

Appointment

Nov 17

Governor Abbott Announces Extension Of Transitional Sheltering Assistance For Hurricane Victims

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted Texas' request to extend the deadline for Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

Press Release