News

Sep 17

Governor Abbott Appoints Bailey As Chief Justice Of Eleventh Court Of Appeals

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed John Bailey as Chief Justice of the Eleventh Court of Appeals for a term set to expire December 31, 2018, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified.

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Attends Caterpillar’s 400,000th Engine Milestone Celebration

Governor Greg Abbott today attended Caterpillar's Engine Milestone Celebration in Seguin, Texas, which commemorated the completion of the 400,000th engine produced at this facility.

Press Release

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Appoints Washington To Commission On State Emergency Communications

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Von Washington, Sr. to the Commission on State Emergency Communications for a term set to expire on September 1, 2021.

Appointment

Sep 14

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Approaching Tropical Disturbance

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties impacted by severe weather and flooding as a tropical system approaches the state.

Sep 14

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response To Approaching Tropical Disturbance

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties expected to be impacted by severe weather and flooding as a potential tropical system approaches the state.

Proclamation

Sep 13

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Honors 2018 Governor’s Small Business Award Winners

First Lady Cecilia Abbott was in the Dallas Fort-Worth area today to talk about the important role that women-owned businesses play in the success of our state’s economy.

Press Release

Sep 12

Governor Abbott Further Elevates Activation Level Of State Operations Center For Approaching Tropical Disturbance

Governor Greg Abbott has ordered the Texas State Operations Center (SOC) to further increase its readiness level to level II (escalated response conditions) beginning at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13, as a tropical disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico continues to move toward the Texas coast.

Press Release

Sep 12

Governor Abbott Appoints Interiano To Jobs And Education For Texans Grant Program Advisory Board

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Gerardo Interiano to the Jobs and Education for Texans Grant Program Advisory Board for a term set to expire on June 19, 2019.

Appointment