News

Feb 18

Texas To Partner With SANS Institute To Promote Cybersecurity Career Track For High School Girls And All College Students

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Texas will be participating in an innovative cybersecurity training partnership with the SANS Institute for the second year in a row. The Girls Go CyberStart Initiative is designed to encourage young women to become involved in the field of cybersecurity.

Press Release

Feb 15

Governor Abbott Delivers State Of The State Remarks At North San Antonio Chamber Of Commerce Luncheon

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the North San Antonio Chamber Of Commerce Luncheon in San Antonio as part of his State of the State tour. The Governor discussed his commitment to reining in property tax growth and fostering a friendly business climate in Texas. He also spoke on the need to prioritize school finance reform and implement strategies to improve student outcomes throughout the state.

Press Release

Feb 14

Governor Abbott Appoints Payton And Marino To Texas Commission On The Arts

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sean Payton and Deborah “Debbie” Gray Marino to the Texas Commission on the Arts for terms set to expire on August 31, 2021 and August 31, 2023, respectively.

Appointment

Feb 13

Governor Abbott Appoints Robinson To 405th Judicial District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jared Robinson Judge of the 405th Judicial District Court in Galveston County for a term set to expire on December 31, 2020, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Feb 13

Governor Abbott Appoints Evans To 95th Judicial District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed David W. Evans to the 95th Judicial District Court for a term set to expire on December 31, 2020, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Feb 13

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To Texas Board Of Physical Therapy Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Melissa Skillern, D.P.T. to the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for a term set to expire on January 31, 2025. Additionally, the Governor appointed Donivan Hodge and Manuel A. “Tony” Domenech, Ed.D., D.P.T. and reappointed Barbara Sanders, Ph.D. for terms set to expire on January 31, 2023.

Appointment

Feb 12

Governor Greg Abbott Sets Date For Special Runoff Election In HD 145

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation setting Tuesday, March 5, 2019 as the date for the special runoff election to fill the Texas House District 145.

Press Release

Feb 12

Governor Abbott Sets Date For Special Runoff Election In HD 145

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation setting Tuesday, March 5, 2019 as the date for the special runoff election to fill the Texas House District 145.

Proclamation