News

Aug 10

Governor Abbott Announces 2018 Outstanding Women In Texas Government Award Recipients

The State Agency Council to the Governor’s Commission for Women is proud to announce the 2018 Outstanding Women in Texas Government Award recipients.

Aug 10

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Real Estate Research Advisory Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Troy Alley, Jr., Russell Cain, and JJ Clemence to the Real Estate Research Advisory Committee for terms set to expire on January 31, 2023.

Aug 8

Governor Abbott Appoints Jacobs To Sabine River Authority Board Of Directors

Governor Abbott has appointed Jeffrey D. “Jeff” Jacobs to the Sabine River Authority of Texas Board of Directors for term set to expire on July 6, 2019.

Appointment

Aug 7

Governor Abbott Announces “Damon Allen Act”

Governor Greg Abbott today unveiled the “Damon Allen Act,” a set of proposals to reform the bail system in Texas to protect law enforcement and enhance public safety.

Press Release

Aug 7

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

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

Proclamation

Aug 2

Governor Abbott Appoints Four To Nursing Facility Administrators Advisory Committee

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Abraham Mathew to the Nursing Facility Administrators Advisory Committee for a term set to expire on February 1, 2021. Additionally, the Governor appointed Amanda Burnett and Sheila Haley, Ph.D. and reappointed Dennis Myers, Ph.D. for terms set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

Aug 1

Governor Abbott Names Hughs Chair Of Texas Workforce Commission

Governor Greg Abbott has named Ruth Ruggero Hughs chair of the Texas Workforce Commission.

Appointment

Aug 1

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Appoints Seven To Upper Colorado River Authority Board Of Directors

Governor Abbott names chair and appoints seven to Upper Colorado River Authority Board Of Directors

Appointment