Aug 13

Governor Abbott Activates State Resources Ahead Of Potential Impacts From Tropical Weather

Governor Greg Abbott today ordered the activation of state resources and urged Texans to take the appropriate steps to prepare for impacts of potential tropical weather developments in the Gulf of Mexico.

Press Release

Aug 12

Governor Abbott Appoints Veliz To Small Business Assistance Advisory Task Force

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Omar Veliz to the Small Business Assistance Advisory Task Force for a term set to expire June 14, 2023.

Appointment

Aug 12

Governor Abbott Issues Proclamation Honoring The 75th Anniversary Of India Independence Day

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation celebrating the 75th anniversary of Indian independence, which will be observed on Sunday, August 15th.

Press Release

Aug 12

Operation Lone Star Spotlights National Border Crisis In Busing Mission

- Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), and the Texas National Guard are continuing to work together to secure the border, stop the smuggling of drugs, weapons, and people into Texas, and prevent, detect, and interdict transnational criminal behavior between ports of entry.

Press Release

Aug 11

Governor Abbott Appoints Coons To Correctional Managed Health Care Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Kris Coons to the Correctional Managed Health Care Committee for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

Aug 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Smith, Rodriguez To Texas Emergency Services Retirement System Board Of Trustees

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Brian Smith and reappointed Pilar Rodriguez to the Texas Emergency Services Retirement System Board of Trustees for terms set to expire on September 1, 2027.

Appointment

Aug 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To State Independent Living Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Rebecca “Hunter” Adkins and Erik Dally and reappointed Eva Storey to the State Independent Living Council for terms set to expire on June 20, 2025.

Appointment

Aug 10

Governor Abbott Mobilizes Additional State Resources As Wildfire Danger Continues

Governor Abbott today announced the mobilization of additional state resources to assist local fire departments in battling wildfires across Texas.

Press Release