Governor Greg Abbott

Texas Smashes All Records Again For Total Job Gains
Texas Smashes All Records Again For Total Job Gains
Texas Smashes All Records Again For Total Job Gains
Texas once again has hit big in the jobs numbers department as Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement celebrating the release of July employment numbers by the Texas Workforce Commission showing a continuing jobs surge here in the Lone Star State.
Texas House Reports on Uvalde Shooting, Governor's Response
Texas House Reports on Uvalde Shooting, Governor's Response
Texas House Reports on Uvalde Shooting, Governor's Response
The Texas House of Representative Report on the Robb Elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas came out over the weekend and it's an unbelievable cluster of mistake after mistake, the tragic results of those mistakes will be felt for decades in the Lone Star state. If you haven't seen the report there is a very well-done article on the Texas Tribune site, that breaks down the main takeaways. Rea
Texas' Concert Safety Taskforce Holds 5th Meeting - Any Progress?
Texas' Concert Safety Taskforce Holds 5th Meeting - Any Progress?
Texas' Concert Safety Taskforce Holds 5th Meeting - Any Progress?
Texas Governor Greg Abbott launched the Concert Safety Taskforce back in November as part of a response to the tragedy at the Astroworld Festival where 10 people died and over 300 were injured during crowd surging. The question is, are they making any progress, it would seem they are according to the governor's office.
Texas Governor Delivers Inspiring Keynote At DPS Commencement
Texas Governor Delivers Inspiring Keynote At DPS Commencement
Texas Governor Delivers Inspiring Keynote At DPS Commencement
That's not just any ol' sea of cowboy hats, those are the Resistol brand hats of the Texas Department of Public Safety State Troopers and the largest graduating class in the history of the DPS. Addressing our fine new Troopers is Texas Governor Greg Abbott congratulating the graduating members of the DPS A-2021 class and thanked them for their service to the Lone Star State.
Texas Governor Abbott: Rental Relief Program Update and Flags to Half-Staff
Texas Governor Abbott: Rental Relief Program Update and Flags to Half-Staff
Texas Governor Abbott: Rental Relief Program Update and Flags to Half-Staff
Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) has launched the Texas Rent Relief Program — the first statewide rent and utility assistance program for qualifying households throughout Texas. This program has been created to administer the more than $1 billion allocated to Texas through the latest federal COVID-19 stimulus bill. TDHCA will b
Texas Ranked Best State For Business Again – That’s Eight In-A-Row
Texas Ranked Best State For Business Again – That’s Eight In-A-Row
Texas Ranked Best State For Business Again – That’s Eight In-A-Row
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after a new survey of U.S. corporate executives ranked Texas the number one state for business for the eighth consecutive time since 1996. The survey was released at the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) Annual Conference, which is being held from Dallas virtually.
Texas Extends Early Voting Period For November 3rd Election
Texas Extends Early Voting Period For November 3rd Election
Texas Extends Early Voting Period For November 3rd Election
Governor Greg Abbott on Monday issued a Proclamation extending the early voting period for the November 3rd Election by nearly a week. Under this proclamation, early voting by personal appearance will begin on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, and continue through Friday, October 30, 2020.