Dec 5

Governor Abbott Statement On Oil Storage Tank Explosion In Corpus Christi

The State of Texas is working closely with Magellan and Corpus Christi officials to aid in the emergency response efforts and to provide immediate help to those injured in the explosion.

Press Release

Dec 4

Governor Abbott Readies State Resources Ahead Of Severe Winter Weather In West Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today readied state resources in preparation for severe winter weather that is expected to impact West Texas this weekend.

Press Release

Dec 3

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension Of Emergency SNAP Benefits For December 2020

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission will provide approximately $204 million in emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) food benefits for the month of December as the state continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Press Release

Dec 3

Governor Abbott Appoints Swanson To Texas Farm And Ranch Lands Conservation Council

The goal of the TFRLCP is a conservation of working lands with high values for water, fish and wildlife, and agricultural production.

Appointment

Dec 2

Governor Abbott Announces Initial COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution For Month Of December

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has made an initial allotment of over 1.4 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccines to the State of Texas for the month of December.

Press Release

Dec 2

Governor Abbott Appoints Workman To Governor’s Committee On People With Disabilities

The committee recommends changes in disability policies and programs and supports a network of committees on people with disabilities, issues awards to promote greater awareness, and promotes compliance with disability related laws.

Appointment

Dec 2

Governor Abbott Appoints Rowin To Texas Physician Assistant Board

The board issues physician assistant licenses to qualified individuals to practice in the State of Texas.

Appointment

Dec 1

Governor Abbott Announces Hewlett Packard Enterprise Global Headquarters Relocation To Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) will relocate its global headquarters to Spring, Texas from San Jose, California.

Press Release