News – Press Release

Aug 24

Governor Abbott Commemorates Hurricane Harvey Anniversary In Fulton, TX

Governor Greg Abbott today commemorated the 2nd anniversary of Hurricane Harvey by delivering remarks at the groundbreaking of the new Fulton Pier and ceremonially signing into law Senate Bill 6 (Kolkhorst/Morrison) and House Bill 6 (Morrison/Hunter/Kolkhorst) in Fulton, TX.

Oct 8

Governor Abbott Announces SmileDirectClub’s Access Dental Lab Manufacturing Facility in Kyle

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that SmileDirectClub’s Access Dental Lab TX, LLC will establish a new high-tech dental manufacturing lab in Kyle, Texas.

Oct 6

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birth Anniversary Celebration In Irving

The Governor discussed the enduring bond between India, Texas, and the Indian-American community, and highlighted the importance of Mahatma Gandhi's teachings of peace in the modern world.

Oct 5

Governor Abbott Delivers Remarks At Japan-America Society Of Houston Gala And Award Ceremony

Governor Greg Abbott delivered remarks at the 51st Annual Japan-America Society of Houston (JASH) Gala and Award Ceremony in Houston, Texas.

Oct 4

Federal Disaster Declaration Granted Following Tropical Storm Imelda

Today, the President granted Governor Abbott’s request that will provide Individual Assistance for those in Chambers, Harris, Jefferson, Liberty, Montgomery, and Orange counties.

Oct 4

Governor Greg Abbott Taps Commissioner George P. Bush To Lead Historic $4 Billion Comprehensive Mitigation Plan

The comprehensive program will prioritize large-scale, regional projects that increase the state’s resilience to disasters statewide, protect lives and mitigate against future hurricanes and other natural disasters.

Oct 3

First Lady Cecilia Abbott Delivers Remarks At “Can You See Me?” Anti-Human Trafficking Campaign Launch In Houston

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today delivered remarks at the "Can You See Me?" anti-human trafficking campaign launch in Houston.

Oct 2

Governor Abbott Praises National Medal Of Honor Foundation’s Decision To Build Museum In Arlington

Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement following the National Medal of Honor Museum Foundation’s announcement that the future home of the National Medal of Honor Museum will be in Arlington, Texas.