News

Feb 4

Governor Abbott Statement On President Trump’s State Of The Union Address

Governor Greg Abbott tonight issued the following statement on President Trump's State of the Union address.

Press Release

Feb 4

Governor Abbott Appoints Alanis And Huizar To Texas Municipal Retirement System Board of Trustees

The board oversees the Texas Municipal Retirement System, which is responsible for providing a secure retirement benefit plan for eligible employees of more than 800 cities.

Appointment

Feb 3

Governor Abbott Proclaims February 2020 African-American History Month

As a state and nation shaped by the diversity of our citizens, it is vital we recognize and celebrate the different races, nationalities, and backgrounds of the land we love.

Proclamation

Feb 3

Governor Abbott Appoints Moody To Governor’s University Research Initiative Advisory Board

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Walker Moody to the Governor's University Research Initiative Advisory Board for a term at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Feb 3

Governor Abbott Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of The Texas Music Office

The Texas Music Office (TMO) serves the Texas music industry by creating new opportunities and connecting businesses in communities all across the state.

Press Release

Jan 31

Governor Abbott Declares State of Disaster Due To Drought Conditions In 22 Texas Counties

Governor Abbott declares a state of disaster in Anderson, Bell, Blanco, Burleson, Burnet, Cherokee, Dimmit, Freestone, Henderson, Jackson, Karnes, Kinney, Liano, Maverick, Navarro, Real, Smith, Uvalde, Val Verde, Williamson, Zapata, and Zavala counties.

Proclamation

Jan 31

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Participates In White House Human Trafficking Summit

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today attended the White House Human Trafficking Summit, and met with federal officials to discuss Texas' efforts to combat human trafficking.

Press Release

Jan 31

Governor Abbott Appoints Faubion To Advisory Committee To The Texas Board Of Criminal Justice On Offenders With Medical Or Mental Impairments

The committee advises the board and the director of the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments on matters related to offenders with medical or mental impairment.

Appointment