Governor Abbott Delivers Keynote Address At Dallas Regional Chamber’s State Of The State Luncheon

December 12, 2019 | Austin, Texas | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today attended and delivered the keynote address at the Dallas Regional Chamber's State of the State Luncheon. The Governor updated the chamber on the successes of the 86th Legislative Session—including transformative property tax and school finance reforms—and highlighted the significant economic growth achieved throughout the Dallas region. 

"The Texas economy is booming thanks in part to organizations like the Dallas Regional Chamber that continue to bring more investments and more jobs to the Lone Star State," said Governor Abbott. "Working together, we will strengthen our commitment to economic excellence and perpetuate Texas' legacy as a place of unrivaled opportunity and prosperity."   

The Dallas Regional Chamber serves as the voice of business and the champion of economic development and growth in the Dallas Region. The chamber works with member companies and regional partners to strengthen the Dallas business community by advocating for pro-growth public policies, improving the educational system, attracting talented workers from around the world, and enhancing the quality of life for all. The Dallas Regional Chamber is supported by roughly 3,000 businesses and organizations across twelve counties, and its members represent nearly 600,000 area employees.