News – Press Release

Nov 13

Governor Abbott Announces New Infosys Limited Expansion In Richardson

Governor Greg Abbott today announced that Infosys Limited will be expanding its presence in Richardson, Texas bringing 500 new jobs and $12.3 million in capital investment to the area.

Nov 12

Governor Abbott Statement On Chairman Dennis Bonnen Announcement

Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement on the announcement from Chairman Dennis Bonnen.

Nov 8

Governor Abbott And BMI Announce Opening Of New Office In Austin

Governor Greg Abbott and Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), the global leader in performing rights management, today announced that BMI is expanding its presence in the Lone Star State and will open its first creative office in Austin, Texas.

Nov 4

Governor Abbott Attends Memorial Service For Anniversary Of Sutherland Springs Shooting

Governor Greg Abbott today joined survivors, faith leaders, local officials, and community members at a memorial and remembrance service marking the one year anniversary of the tragedy at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs.

Oct 30

Governor Abbott Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration In Response To Severe Weather And Flooding

Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Texas counties heavily impacted by recent severe weather and flooding that caused widespread damage across the state.

Oct 25

Governor Abbott Attends Grand Opening Of Texas A&M University’s New McAllen Campus

Governor Greg Abbott today joined education officials and local elected leaders for the grand opening of Texas A&M University's new campus in McAllen, Texas.

Oct 24

Governor Abbott Announces Grant Funding To Combat And Prevent Terrorism In Texas

Governor Greg Abbott today announced $55.5 million in Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP) funding to support state and local efforts to prevent terror attacks and crack down on terroristic activity in Texas.

Oct 23

Governor Abbott Announces 2018 Texas Women’s Hall Of Fame Honorees

Governor Greg Abbott and the Governor’s Commission for Women today announced seven Texas women, recognized for outstanding achievement and for changing the course of history, have been selected for induction into the Texas Women’s Hall of Fame.