News

May 5

Governor Abbott Renews Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration For May 2021

Governor Abbott Renews Hurricane Harvey Disaster Declaration For May 2021

Proclamation

May 5

Governor Abbott Reappoints Leite and Orozco-Crousen to Texas Council on Sex Offender Treatment

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Ezio Leite and Emily Orozco-Crousen to the Council on Sex Offender Treatment for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment

May 5

Governor Abbott Appoints Scanlon to Finance Commission of Texas

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Debbie Scanlon to the Finance Commission of Texas for a term set to expire on February 1, 2022.

Appointment

May 5

Governor Abbott Appoints Gore to State Board of Educator Certification

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Rex Gore to the State Board of Educator Certification for a term set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment

May 5

Governor Abbott Announces Round Rock Designated As Music Friendly Community

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Round Rock, having completed the multi-step certification process, has been designated as a Music Friendly Community by the Texas Music Office (TMO).

Press Release

May 4

Governor Abbott, HHSC Announce Extension Of Emergency SNAP Benefits For May

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is providing approximately $246 million in emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) food benefits for the month of May as the state continues its response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Press Release

May 4

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Omni PGA Frisco Resort Groundbreaking

Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Omni PGA Frisco Resort.

Press Release

May 4

Governor Abbott Reappoints Three to the Nueces River Authority Board of Directors

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Eric Burnett, Karin Knolle, and Stacy Meuth to the Nueces River Authority Board of Directors for terms set to expire on February 1, 2027.

Appointment