News

Oct 30

Governor Abbott Expands State Disaster Declaration For Additional Texas Counties

Governor Greg Abbott today also expanded his State Disaster Declaration to cover a total of 111 Texas counties. Governor Abbott has authorized the use of all available resources of state government and of political subdivisions to aid in the response efforts.

Proclamation

Oct 30

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Texas Board Of Chiropractic Examiners

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Scott Wofford to the Texas Board of Chiropractic Examiners for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019. Additionally, the Governor appointed Mindy Neal and Debra White for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

Oct 29

Governor Abbott Appoints Wagner To Texas Facilities Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed C. Price Wagner to the Texas Facilities Commission for a term set to expire January 31, 2019.

Appointment

Oct 25

Governor Abbott Attends Grand Opening Of Texas A&M University’s New McAllen Campus

Governor Greg Abbott today joined education officials and local elected leaders for the grand opening of Texas A&M University's new campus in McAllen, Texas.

Press Release

Oct 25

Governor Abbott Appoints Bodisch As Commander Of The Texas State Guard

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Major General Robert Bodisch, Sr. as the Commander of the Texas State Guard for a term to expire at the pleasure of the Governor.

Appointment

Oct 24

Governor Abbott Appoints Wolfe To The 213th Judicial District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Christopher R. Wolfe as Judge of the 213th Judicial District Court in Tarrant County for a term set to expire December 31, 2020, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Oct 24

Governor Abbott Announces Grant Funding To Combat And Prevent Terrorism In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced $55.5 million in Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) funding to support state and local efforts to prevent terror attacks and crack down on terroristic activity in Texas.

Press Release

Oct 23

Governor Abbott Announces 2018 Texas Women’s Hall Of Fame Honorees

Governor Greg Abbott and the Governor’s Commission for Women today announced seven Texas women, recognized for outstanding achievement and for changing the course of history, have been selected for induction into the Texas Women’s Hall of Fame.

Press Release