News

Apr 12

Governor Abbott Reappoints Gonzalez To Risk Management Board

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Tommy Gonzalez to the Risk Management Board for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023.

Appointment

Apr 11

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven To Continuing Advisory Committee For Special Education

The committee provides policy guidance on special education and related services for children with disabilities in Texas.

Appointment

Apr 11

Governor Abbott Appoints Seven To Advisory Committee To The Texas Board Of Criminal Justice On Offenders With Medical Or Mental Impairments

The committee advises the board and the director of the Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments on matters related to offenders with medical or mental impairments and perform other duties imposed by the board.

Appointment

Apr 10

Governor Abbott Names Chair And Reappoints Dush To State Pension Review Board

The board reviews all Texas public retirement systems, both state and local, for actuarial soundness and compliance with state law.

Appointment

Apr 10

Governor Abbott Reappoints Hayden And Mertz-Ulmer To The Texas Private Security Board

Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Wade Hayden and Debi Mertz-Ulmer to the Texas Private Security Board for terms set to expire on January 31, 2025.

Appointment

Apr 10

Governor Abbott, Lt. Governor Patrick And Speaker Bonnen Release Joint Statement

Governor Greg Abbott, Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick and Speaker of the House Dennis Bonnen today released the following joint statement:

Press Release, Legislative

Apr 9

Governor Abbott Appoints Atkinson And Williams 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

Apr 9

Texas Expands Opioid Misuse Prevention and Treatment Efforts

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today announced an additional $24 million in funding for Texas to supplement the State Opioid Response grant program.

Press Release