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Dec 17

Governor Abbott Appoints Whitley As Secretary Of State Of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today appointed David Whitley as the 112th Secretary of State of Texas, effective immediately.

Appointment

Dec 17

Governor Abbott Attends Groundbreaking at Steel Pipe Facility in Paris, TX

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at a groundbreaking ceremony for American SpiralWeld Pipe Company’s (SpiralWeld) new manufacturing facility in Paris, Texas.

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Dec 15

Governor Abbott Participates In Wreaths Across America Ceremony At Texas State Cemetery

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at a Wreaths Across America ceremony honoring Texas veterans at the Texas State Cemetery.

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Dec 14

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Delivers Commencement Address At The University Of Texas At Arlington

First Lady Cecilia Abbott delivered the commencement address this evening at the joint graduation ceremony for the College of Education and the College of Science at the University of Texas at Arlington, where she congratulated the Class of 2018 on their academic achievements and encouraged them to live a connected life.

Press Release

Dec 14

Governor Abbott joined CNBC’s Squawk Alley to discuss Apple’s $1B expansion in Austin, Texas.

First Lady Cecilia Abbott delivered the commencement address this evening at the joint graduation ceremony for the College of Education and the College of Science at the University of Texas at Arlington, where she congratulated the Class of 2018 on their academic achievements and encouraged them to live a connected life.

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Dec 13

Commission To Rebuild Texas Offers Post-Harvey Recommendations To Legislature

Governor Greg Abbott’s Commission to Rebuild Texas today offered to the Texas Legislature wide-ranging recommendations to help Texas better prepare for future catastrophic storms in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

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Dec 12

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At The Opportunity Austin Investor’s Lunch

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks to business leaders and investors at the Opportunity Austin Investor's Lunch.

Press Release

Dec 11

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Addresses Annual Irving Salvation Army Super Lunch

First Lady Cecilia Abbott today attended the annual Salvation Army Super Lunch in Irving, where she recognized the Salvation Army for their community outreach programs in Irving, including the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club, and thanked local citizens and civic and business leaders for their continuing generous donations of volunteer hours and much-needed funding.

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