News

Oct 7

Governor Abbott Appoints Five To Texas Board of Nursing

The board oversees the practice of professional nursing, examination of students, and standards of professional conduct for license holders.

Oct 6

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration In Irving

The Governor discussed the enduring bond between India, Texas, and the Indian-American community, and highlighted the importance of Mahatma Gandhi's teachings of peace in the modern world.

Press Release

Oct 5

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Japan-America Society Of Houston Gala And Award Ceremony

Governor Greg Abbott delivered remarks at the 51st Annual Japan-America Society of Houston (JASH) Gala and Award Ceremony in Houston, Texas.

Press Release

Oct 4

Federal Disaster Declaration Granted Following Tropical Storm Imelda

Today, the President granted Governor Abbott’s request that will provide Individual Assistance for those in Chambers, Harris, Jefferson, Liberty, Montgomery, and Orange counties.

Press Release

Oct 4

Governor Greg Abbott Taps Commissioner George P. Bush To Lead Historic $4 Billion Comprehensive Mitigation Plan

The comprehensive program will prioritize large-scale, regional projects that increase the state’s resilience to disasters statewide, protect lives and mitigate against future hurricanes and other natural disasters.

Press Release

Oct 4

Governor Greg Abbott Appoints Hollingsworth To Sulphur River Basin Board Of Directors

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Kirby Hollingsworth to the Sulphur River Basin Authority Board of Directors for a term set to expire on February 1, 2021.

Appointment

Oct 4

Governor Abbott Reappoints Botkin To Public Utility Commission Of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Shelly Botkin to the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUC) for a term set to expire on September 1, 2025.

Appointment

Oct 3

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Delivers Remarks At “Can You See Me?” Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign Launch In Houston

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today delivered remarks at the "Can You See Me?" anti-human trafficking campaign launch in Houston.

Press Release