News

May 21

Governor Abbott Set To Host Series Of Roundtable Events To Discuss School Safety

Governor Greg Abbott today announced he will host a series of roundtable sessions, beginning tomorrow, to generate solutions that improve safety and s

Press Release

May 20

Governor Abbott Calls For Moment Of Silence To Honor Victims Of Santa Fe High School Shooting

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statewide call for Texans to take part in a moment of silence at 10:00 AM C.T. tomorrow, May 21, 2018, to honor the memory of the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting.

Press Release

May 18

Governor Abbott Orders Texas Flags Lowered To Half-Staff In Memory Of Those Who Lost Their Lives At Santa Fe High School

Governor Greg Abbott today ordered Texas flags across the state to be lowered to half-staff in memory of those who lost their lives in the school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas today.

Press Release

May 16

Governor Abbott Reappoints Cowen To Texas Historical Records Advisory Board

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Malinda L. Cowen to the Texas Historical Records Advisory Board for a term set to expire on February 1, 2021.

Appointment

May 15

Governor Abbott Proclaims May 15 To Be Peace Officers Memorial Day

Encouraging all Texans to come together this Peace Officers Memorial Day to pay tribute to our fallen heroes & the entire law enforcement community.

Proclamation

May 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Crain To Texas State University System Board of Regents

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Garry Crain to the Texas State University System Board of Regents for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

May 10

Governor Abbott Meets With Japanese Ambassador Shinsuke Sugiyama

Governor Greg Abbott today met with Japanese Ambassador Shinsuke Sugiyama at the Texas Governor's Mansion in Austin.

Press Release

May 9

Governor Abbott Appoints Tucker To The Specialty Courts Advisory Council

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Angela Tucker to the Specialty Courts Advisory Council for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment