News

Nov 16

Governor Abbott Appoints Fairchild to Texas Real Estate Broker Lawyer Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Darlene Fairchild to the Texas Real Estate Broker Lawyer Committee for a term set to expire August 31, 2027.

Appointment

Nov 16

Governor Abbott Appoints Three to Texas Commission on the Arts

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Keenan Fletcher and Diane Milliken Garza, Ph.D and reappointed Marci Roberts to the Texas Commission on the Arts for terms set to expire on August 31, 2027.

Appointment

Nov 16

Governor Abbott Urges President Biden To Withdraw Nomination of Omarova To U.S. Comptroller of the Currency

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter urging President Joe Biden to immediately withdraw his nomination of Saule Omarova to Comptroller of the Currency.

Press Release

Nov 16

Governor Abbott Names Wright as Chair of Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force

Governor Greg Abbott named Francis Wright, M.D. as Chair of the Chronic Kidney Disease Task Force for a term at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Nov 15

Governor Abbott Challenges OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

Governor Greg Abbott today filed a petition in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit challenging the COVID-19 vaccine mandate imposed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

Press Release

Nov 15

Governor Abbott Appoints Payton to Texas Poet Laureate, State Musician and State Artists Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sean Payton to the Texas Poet Laureate, State Musician and State Artists Committee for a term set to expire on October 1, 2023.

Appointment

Nov 15

Governor Abbott Appoints Three to Product Development and Small Business Incubator Board

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Edward Crawford and reappointed Kimberly Gramm and Manny Salazar to the Product Development and Small Business Incubator (PDSBI) Board for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment

Nov 15

Governor Abbott Appoints Hollub to Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Josh Hollub to the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment