News

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Highlights Port Houston’s Vital Role In Texas Economy

Governor Greg Abbott today highlighted the vital role that Port Houston plays in supporting the Texas economic juggernaut at the Gulf Coast Industry Forum in Pasadena.

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Announces Film Friendly Texas Designation For The City Of Dumas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the City of Dumas, having completed the multi-step training and certification process, has been designated as a Film Friendly Texas community by the Texas Film Commission.

Press Release

Sep 22

Governor Abbott Congratulates Laredo Economic Development Corporation On Business Growth

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the Laredo Economic Development Corporation (EDC) on its strong record for attracting new jobs and nearly $50 million in capital investments by expanding and relocating companies in Laredo and Webb County in 2021.

Press Release

Sep 21

Governor Abbott Appoints Towery, Hayes To Appraisal Management Companies Advisory Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Frank Towery Jr. and reappointed Julia Hayes to the Appraisal Management Companies Advisory Committee for terms set to expire on January 31, 2024.

Appointment

Sep 21

Governor Abbott Invites Texas Employers To Apprenticeship Conference

Governor Greg Abbott today invited Texas employers from across the state to attend in-person or via livestream the 2022 ApprenticeshipTexas Conference hosted by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) September 22-23 in McAllen.

Press Release

Sep 20

Governor Abbott Celebrates DHR Health Level 1 Trauma Center Dedication

Governor Greg Abbott today celebrated the one-year designation anniversary and the Dr. Kenneth Mattox Trauma Unit dedication ceremony for DHR Health's Level 1 Trauma Center in Edinburg.

Press Release

Sep 20

Governor Abbott Directs State Agencies To Ramp Up Anti-Fentanyl Efforts

Governor Abbott today sent a letter to state agency leaders directing them to ramp up state efforts to combat the deadly fentanyl crisis impacting communities across Texas and the nation.

Press Release

Sep 19

Governor Abbott Congratulates 31 Texas National Blue Ribbon Schools

Governor Greg Abbott today congratulated the 31 Texas schools that have been recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2022.

Press Release