News

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Appoints Six To Governor’s Committee On People With Disabilities

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Andrew D. Cohen to the Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019. Additionally, he appointed Evelyn Cano, Emma F. Rudkin, and Amy L. Scott and reappointed Richard Martinez and Marco A. Treviño.

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Oct 16

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Honors Winners Of The 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Awards

First Lady Cecilia Abbott, Honorary Chair of the 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Awards, hosted a reception at the Governor’s Mansion last night honoring the fifteen winners of the 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Awards.

Press Release

Oct 16

Governor Abbott Orders Increased Readiness Of State Operations Center In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott has ordered the Texas State Operations Center (SOC) to elevate its readiness level as severe weather and flooding continue to impact parts of the state.

Press Release

Oct 15

Governor Abbott Announces Senior Staff Promotions

Governor Greg Abbott today announced changes to his senior staff, naming Jordan Hale as Deputy Chief of Staff and Sarah Hicks as Senior Advisor to the Governor.

Press Release

Oct 15

Governor Abbott Appoints Thomas To Texas Workforce Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Robert D. Thomas to the Texas Workforce Commission for a term set to expire on February 1, 2019.

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Oct 12

Governor Abbott Receives Texas Military Value Task Force Strategic Report

The Texas Military Preparedness Commission today released its Texas Military Value Task Force Strategic Report, summarizing findings from visits to all Texas military installations and meetings with military installation commanders, staff and local community leaders.

Press Release

Oct 9

Governor Abbott Attends 2018 Beaumont Chamber Of Commerce Annual Meeting And Spindletop Award Ceremony

Governor Greg Abbott today joined the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce for their 2018 annual celebration of the community’s economic growth and success over the past year.

Press Release

Oct 9

Governor Abbott Reappoints Stubblefield Presiding Judge Of The Third Administrative Judicial Region

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Billy Ray Stubblefield as presiding judge of the Third Administrative Judicial Region for a term set to expire four years from the date of qualification.

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