News

Apr 17

Governor Greg Abbott Announces Extension Of Transitional Sheltering Assistance

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has granted Texas' request to extend the deadline for Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) for Hurricane Harvey survivors.

Press Release

Apr 17

Governor Abbott Appoints Five To Texas Medical Board

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Sharon J. Barnes, George De Loach, D.O., Robert Gracia, Manuel “Manny” Quinones, Jr., M.D., and David Vanderweide, M.D. to the Texas Medical Board for terms set to expire April 13, 2023.

Appointment

Apr 16

Governor Abbott Appoints Mizell To Texas Ethics Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Pat Mizell to the Texas Ethics Commission for a term set to expire on November 19, 2021.

Appointment

Apr 15

Governor Abbott Statement On Former U.S. First Lady Barbara Bush

Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement on former U.S. First Lady Barbara Bush.

Press Release

Apr 13

Governor Abbott Addresses Lone Star Legislative Summit In Nacogdoches

Governor Greg Abbott today addressed the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce's Lone Star Legislative Summit at Stephen F. Austin State University.

Press Release

Apr 13

Governor Greg Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response Drought Conditions Across Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for a number of Texas counties currently experiencing extraordinary drought conditions resulting in an increased threat of wildfire.

Apr 13

Governor Greg Abbott Again Declares Disaster Proclamation Extension For Texas Counties Impacted By Hurricane Harvey

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

Proclamation

Apr 13

Governor Abbott Issues Disaster Declaration In Response Drought Conditions Across Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for a number of Texas counties currently experiencing extraordinary drought conditions resulting in an increased threat of wildfire.

Proclamation