News

Apr 26

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To The Governing Board Of The Texas School For The Blind And Visually Impaired

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Benda W. Lee to Governing Board of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI) for a term set to expire on January 31, 2021. Additionally, the Governor appointed Ruben “Dan” Brown, Jr. and Julie R. Prause and reappointed Michael P. Hanley for terms set to expire on January 31, 2023.

Appointment

Apr 26

Governor Abbott Encourages Mayors And County Judges To Take Advantage Of Available Harvey Relief Funds

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to Mayors, County Judges and Emergency Management officials in communities impacted by Hurricane Harvey, urging them to take immediate advantage of the $500 million in funds from FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program that are available now.

Press Release

Apr 25

Governor Abbott Touts Texas Energy Sector At The 2018 Texas Alliance Of Energy Producers Expo

Governor Greg Abbott today joined energy industry leaders from across the United States at the 2018 Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Expo and Annual Meeting in Wichita Falls, TX.

Press Release

Apr 25

Governor Abbott Appoints Bayless To Credit Union Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Elizabeth “Liz” Bayless to the Credit Union Commission for a term set to expire on February 15, 2019.

Appointment

Apr 25

Governor Abbott Demands Blake Farenthold Cover Costs Of Emergency Special Election

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to former United States Congressman Blake Farenthold demanding that he cover all costs for the upcoming emergency special election for the 27th Congressional District of Texas.

Press Release

Apr 24

Governor Greg Abbott Orders Emergency Special Election For The 27th Congressional District Of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation ordering an emergency special election to elect a United States Representative for Texas Congressional District 27 to serve out the current unexpired term. The emergency special election will be held in Congressional District 27 on Saturday, June 30, 2018.

Press Release

Apr 24

Governor Abbott Orders Emergency Special Election For The 27th Congressional District Of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation ordering an emergency special election to elect a United States Representative for Texas Congressional District 27 to serve out the current unexpired term.

Proclamation

Apr 24

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Lavaca-Navidad River Authority

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Michelle Bubela and reappointed Jerry Adelman and Terri Parker to the Lavaca-Navidad River Authority for terms set to expire on May 1, 2023.

Appointment