Apr 20

Governor Abbott Announces 24 Participating Counties In Eighth Week Of Save Our Seniors COVID-19 Vaccine Initiative

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), and the Texas Military Department (TMD) have announced 24 counties participating in the eighth week of the Save Our Seniors COVID-19 vaccine initiative.

Press Release

Apr 20

Governor Abbott Appoints Three to Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jacob Boggus, Sally Harris King, and Stephanie Johnston to the Texas Board of Occupational Therapy Examiners for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment

Apr 19

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven to Texas Radiation Advisory Board

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Roland Benke, Ph.D. and Lisa Masters, D.D.S. and reappointed Mark Harvey, Ph.D., Sanjay Narayan, Gerald Powell, and Simon Trubek, M.D. to the Texas Radiation Advisory Board for terms set to expire April 16, 2027.

Appointment

Apr 16

Governor Abbott Statement On Biden Administration Reversal Of 1115 Medicaid Waiver Extension

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after the Biden administration rescinded a 10-year 1115 Medicaid waiver extension that was granted by the previous administration.

Press Release

Apr 16

Governor Abbott Reappoints McClure and Gouyton to the Governing Board of Texas Civil Commitment Office

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Katie McClure and Rona Stratton Gouyton to the Governing Board Texas Civil Commitment Office for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment

Apr 16

Governor Abbott Extends Winter Storm Disaster Declaration - April 2021

Governor Abbott Extends Winter Storm Disaster Declaration - April 2021

Proclamation

Apr 16

Governor Abbott Announces Great Lakes Cheese Expansion Into Abilene

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Great Lakes Cheese will establish a new Packaging and Distribution Facility in Abilene.

Press Release

Apr 15

Governor Abbott Announces Extension For FEMA Individual Assistance Registration Period

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that at the request of the Texas Division of Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has extended the Individual Assistance registration period for Texans impacted by the winter storm.

Press Release