News – Press Release

Jun 22

Governor Abbott Provides Update On COVID-19 Response, Urges Texans To Follow Guidelines

The Governor discussed several steps the state is taking to mitigate the spread of the virus in recent week.

Aug 13

Governor Abbott Holds Briefing In El Paso With Local Leaders, Visits Grand Candela Memorial

Following his visit to Lubbock, Governor Abbott traveled to El Paso to meet with state representatives and local leaders to discuss the community's response to COVID-19.

Aug 13

Governor Abbott Statement On Austin City Council Decision To Defund Austin Police Department

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following Austin City Council's decision to cut $150 million from the Austin Police Department's budget:

Aug 13

Governor Abbott Visits Lubbock To Hold Briefing With Local Leaders, Provide Update On COVID-19 Response

Governor Greg Abbott today traveled to the city of Lubbock to hold a briefing with legislators and local leaders on the ongoing COVID-19 response in the region.

Aug 13

Governor Abbott Announces New Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing Facility In Kerrville

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Killdeer Mountain Manufacturing, Inc. (KMM) will establish a new manufacturing facility in Kerrville.

Aug 12

Governor Abbott Secures Extension Of Federally-Funded COVID-19 Testing Sites In Harris County

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has extended operations for four temporary COVID-19 surge testing sites in Harris County.

Aug 11

Governor Abbott Visits Victoria To Hold Briefing With Local Leaders, Provide Update On COVID-19 Response

Following his visit to Beaumont, Governor Greg Abbott today traveled to the city of Victoria to meet with local leaders and state representatives on the community's ongoing response to COVID-19.

Aug 11

Governor Abbott Holds Briefing With Beaumont Leaders, Provides Update On COVID-19 Response

Governor Greg Abbott today traveled to Beaumont to hold a briefing with local officials and state representatives on the ongoing COVID-19 response in Jefferson County.