News – Hurricane Harvey

Dec 12

Governor Abbott Meets With Department Of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

Governor Greg Abbott today met with United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at the Texas Capitol in Austin.

Dec 6

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott Welcomes First Lady Melania Trump And Second Lady Karen Pence To Texas Gulf Coast

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today welcomed Mrs. Melania Trump, First Lady of the United States, and Mrs. Karen Pence, Second Lady of the United States, to the Texas Gulf Coast. Mrs. Abbott, Mrs. Trump and Mrs. Pence were joined by Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush and visited families, schools and organizations in Corpus Christi, Rockport and Aransas Pass for updates on the Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts.

Dec 4

Governor Abbott Attends 84th Annual Texas Farm Bureau Convention

Governor Greg Abbott today attended the 84th annual gathering of the Texas Farm Bureau in Frisco, Texas.

Dec 1

Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 11

In traveling back to the Texas Gulf Coast this week, I was again reminded of the resilience and optimism of the people of this great state.

Nov 28

Kubota Announces Hurricane Relief Donation

Governor Greg Abbott today joined officials from Kubota Tractor Corporation, Commissioner John Sharp and local elected leaders in Fulton, Texas to announce a $1 million dollar donation of funds and equipment from Kubota to the Hurricane Harvey relief effort.

Nov 20

Governor Greg Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For Texas Counties Impacted By Hurricane Harvey

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

Nov 20

Governor Abbott Extends Disaster Proclamation for 60 Texas Counties

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

Nov 17

Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 10

Governor Greg Abbott gives top-line information on progress being made by the Commission to Rebuild Texas.