Yesterday, March 9, 2022, Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing that this Sunday, March 13, will be a Day of Prayer for Ukraine. Governor Abbott also announced that the Texas Governor's Mansion will be lit blue and yellow on Saturday, March 12 and Sunday, March 13 in solidarity with the Ukrainian people. In addition, the Ukrainian flag will be flown at the mansion on Saturday and S
Arkansas law enforcement leaders and legislators all gathered around Governor Asa Hutchinson as he signed a new bill granting a one-time bonus or stipend yesterday at the state Capitol in Little Rock. Payments of $5000 will be going out to police, probation and parole officers. State troopers will receive $2000 stipends and a separate bill increases for Arkansas state troopers and other certified
Governor Greg Abbott has released his "2022 Report to the People of Texas," it's a review of all things Texas over the last year and a look ahead to the Governor's vision of the state's future. This is Abbott's fourth Report to the People of Texas since assuming office in 2015. This report is not the same as the State of the State address, those are actually a speech given by the Governo
Governor Asa Hutchinson signed the largest tax cut Thursday in the Great State of Arkansas' history. The current top tax rate is 5.9% by the time this goes into full effect in 2025, the top tax rate for Arkansans will be 4.9%.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced the formation of a new tsk force in Texas geared toward safety at concert venues, all in the wake of the tragedy of the Astrowolrd Festival last weekend in Houston.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced earlier today (October 15) that D6 Inc. is going to relocate its headquarters from Portland, Oregon, to Texarkana's neighbors to the west, Sulphur Springs, Texas. They will also be expanding their manufacturing presence there as well.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott held a press conference yesterday with nine other state governors in Mission, Texas for discussions of the continuing crisis at the border and what can be done to keep communities safe during President Joe Biden's open border policies.
Governor Greg Abbott this morning, Monday, September 20, 2021, sent a letter to President Joe Biden requesting an emergency declaration for the State of Texas as a result of the escalating crisis at the Texas-Mexico border, specifically due to the dire situation in Val Verde County. The letter explains that the federal government’s failure to enforce immigration laws and in particular, its failure
Governor Asa Hutchinson has been notified by the Biden Administration that Afghan refugees are being resettled to the State of Arkansas. The Governor issued a statement this Thursday afternoon, September 16, 2021, upon receiving that notification.
Governor Greg Abbott has tested positive for COVID-19 and is in self-quarantine in the Governor's Mansion for the next week or so. All reports so far have the governor not feeling any symptoms at this time. The Governor also stated in the video below his wife, Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott, has tested negative for the virus. Office of the Governor Communications Director Mark Miner issued a stat