News

Feb 7

Governor Abbott, Nexstar Media Inc. Announce Live Statewide Telecast Of 2023 State Of The State Address

Governor Greg Abbott and Nexstar Media Inc. today announced that Nexstar television stations across the state of Texas will carry a live telecast of Governor Abbott’s 2023 State of the State address on Thursday, February 16, 2023 at 7:00 PM CT, hosted by the Greater San Marcos Partnership and San Marcos Area Chamber of Commerce.

Press Release

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Texas Southern University Board Of Regents

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Richard A. Johnson, III, Ed.D. and Brandon Simmons and reappointed James Benham to the Texas Southern University Board of Regents for terms set to expire on February 1, 2029.

Appointment

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Reappoints Keeney To Board Of Pilot Commissioners For Harris County Ports

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Jon Keeney to the Board of Pilot Commissioners for Harris County Ports for a term set to expire on February 1, 2025.

Appointment

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Cash To Governor’s Commission For Women

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ashley Cash to the Governor's Commission for Women for a term set to expire on December 31, 2023.

Appointment

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Fulks To 470th District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Brook Fulks to the 470th Judicial District Court in Collin County for a term set to expire on December 31, 2024, or until her successor is duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Appoints Wysocki To 162nd District Court

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ashley Wysocki to the 162nd Judicial District Court in Dallas County for a term set to expire on December 31, 2024, or until her successor is duly elected and qualified.

Appointment

Feb 6

Governor Abbott Announces Statewide Plan Banning Use Of TikTok

Governor Greg Abbott today announced a statewide model security plan for Texas state agencies to address vulnerabilities presented by the use of TikTok and other software on personal and state-issued devices.

Press Release

Feb 4

Governor Abbott Issues Ice Storm Disaster Declaration

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a disaster declaration for Texas counties impacted by this week’s ice storm that caused widespread property damage, hazardous travel disruptions, and localized power outages.

Press Release