News

Jan 16

Governor Abbott Meets With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu In Jerusalem

Governor Greg Abbott concluded his first day in Israel by meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.

Press Release

Jan 16

Governor Abbott Visits U.S. Embassy, Western Wall In Jerusalem

Governor Greg Abbott continued his first day in Israel by visiting the United States Embassy in Jerusalem, where he met with Ambassador David Friedman.

Press Release

Jan 16

Governor Abbott Attends Roundtable At Start-Up Nation Central Headquarters In Tel Aviv

The Governor met with leaders of SNC to discuss opportunities for Israel and Texas to collaborate on the advancement of the cyber security, energy, and robotics sectors, and discussed the growing technology sector in Texas.

Press Release

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Extended The Disaster Declaration In January 2020 For Texas Counties Affected By Hurricane Harvey

Governor Greg Abbott extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Proclamation

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Pardons Human Trafficking Survivor Robbie Ann Hamilton

Governor Abbott today issued a proclamation which pardons human trafficking survivor Robbie Ann Hamilton.

Proclamation

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Appoints Perkins And Streusand To Texas Public Finance Authority

The authority issues and sells bonds for designated state agencies in order to finance the acquisition or construction of buildings.

Appointment

Jan 14

Governor Abbott Names Wong As Chair And Appoints Tegeler And Garza To Texas State Library And Archives Commission

The commission safeguards significant resources, provides information services that inspire and support research, education and reading and enhances the capacity for achievement of current and future generations.

Appointment

Jan 13

Governor Abbott Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration Following Severe Weather In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration for three Texas counties that sustained widespread damage due to severe thunderstorms, straight line winds, hail, and tornadoes from October 20th through October 21st, 2019.

Press Release