News – Press Release

Apr 9

Nominations Now Open For The 2018 Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Governor's Volunteer Awards.

Apr 7

Governor Abbott Attends Operation Blue Shield’s Race For The CommUNITY Family Fun Run

Governor Greg Abbott today attended the annual Operation Blue Shield Race for the CommUNITY 5K and 10K Family Fun Run in Dallas, Texas.

Apr 4

Governor Abbott Statement On Trump Administration’s Plan To Deploy National Guard To Border

Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement after the announcement from U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen that the federal government will deploy the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Apr 2

Commission To Rebuild Texas After Hurricane Harvey Update: Issue 20

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

Mar 30

Governor Abbott Concludes Business Development Mission in India

Governor Greg Abbott returns to Texas today following an nine-day business development mission in India.

Mar 29

Governor Abbott Visits The Taj Mahal And Meets With Business Leaders From Uttar Pradesh

Governor Greg Abbott and First Lady Cecilia Abbott today visited the Taj Mahal, one of the world’s most admired architectural masterpieces and most visited destinations, in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Mar 28

Governor Abbott Announces Star Of Texas Nominations

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that nominations for the 2018 Star of Texas Awards, which honor peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who were seriously injured or killed in the line of duty, will officially open on April 15, 2018.

Mar 28

Governor Abbott Meets With Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi

Governor Greg Abbott today met with the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, in New Delhi, India. This marks the first time the Prime Minister has met with a United States Governor.