News

Jun 13

Governor Abbott Appoints Brown Commissioner Of Workers’ Compensation

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Cassie Brown as Commissioner of Workers' Compensation at the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019.

Appointment

Jun 13

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Three To Texas State Board Of Examiners Of Professional Counselors

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Steven Hallbauer, Roy Smith, and Carolyn “Janie” Stubblefield to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023. Additionally, the Governor named Steven Douglas Christopherson chair of the board.

Appointment

Jun 12

Governor Abbott Appoints Joos And Koerner To Texas Veterans Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Kimberlee Joos and Laura Koerner to the Texas Veterans Commission for terms set to expire ON December 31, 2023.

Appointment

Jun 12

Governor Abbott Appoints Hays And Skurow To Commission On State Emergency Communications

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Debi Hays and Cathy Skurow to the Commission on State Emergency Communications for terms set to expire on September 1, 2023.

Appointment

Jun 12

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Addresses First Annual Texas Women Veterans Day Celebration

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today attended the first annual Texas Women Veterans Day Celebration at the Texas State Capitol.

Press Release

Jun 12

Governor Abbott Announces New Veteran Hiring Incentive For TEF Grant Recipients

Governor Greg Abbott today announced an additional incentive program for new Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) grantees designed to encourage the hiring of military veterans.

Press Release

Jun 12

U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers Allocates $500 Million For Texas Projects

The U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers (USACE) has announced more than $509 million in funding for multiple projects in Texas, including flood mit

Press Release

Jun 12

Governor Abbott Joins Faith Leaders From Across The Country For The Annual Meeting Of The Southern Baptist Convention

Governor Greg Abbott today joined faith leaders from across the country for the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) being held this year in Dallas, Texas.

Press Release