Governor's Press Releases
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Governor Greg Abbott spoke with FOX News radio host Sean Hannity today to discuss how Texas is stepping up to secure our border in the wake of federal government inaction by signing into law the most comprehensive border security plan in the nation.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the Texas Supreme Court’s ruling that requires the Houston City Council to repeal the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance or place it on the November ballot for a vote.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing investigation into the arrest and death of Sandra Bland in Waller County.
Following the release of another video showing a Planned Parenthood official detailing disturbing abortion procedures, Governor Greg Abbott issued the below statement.
Governor Greg Abbott announced today he will authorize the Adjutant General John Nichols of the Texas National Guard to arm National Guard personnel at military facilities across Texas.
Governor Greg Abbott today attended the 87th Annual Texas FFA Convention in Corpus Christi, TX to congratulate 2015 FFA scholarship winners and celebrate the accomplishments of Texas FFA students, teachers and the state agriculture industry as a whole.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the death of Texas Department of Criminal Justice Correctional Officer Timothy Davison.
The Office of the Governor released a web video following Governor Greg Abbott’s trip to New York City where he met with business executives and industry leaders to discuss all Texas has done this past legislative session to make the Lone Star State an even better place to do business.
Governor Greg Abbott issued a statement after footage of a Planned Parenthood executive detailing abortion procedures surfaced.
Governor Greg Abbott began his second day in New York City by ringing the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange, where more than 280 Texas-based businesses are listed on the market and represent over $2 trillion in market capitalization.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street to discuss the Texas economy, the high quality workforce in the Lone Star State and the investments in education and infrastructure the legislature made this past session.
Governor Greg Abbott spent his first day in New York City meeting with various business leaders and industry experts to discuss Texas’ economic model of limited government, low taxes and minimal regulations.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on Fox News Channel’s Fox and Friends to discuss border security and Texas’ plan to attract more jobs and businesses to the Lone Star State.
Governor Greg Abbott will visit New York City on Monday, July 13th and Tuesday, July 14th to discuss with business leaders and industry experts Texas' open and flourishing business climate.
Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter and met with the National Commission on the Future of the Army to express his support for both the citizen-soldiers of the Texas Army National Guard (TXARNG) and the active duty Army troops who call Texas home.
Governor Greg Abbott hosted José Antonio Meade Kuribreña, Mexico’s Secretary of Foreign Affairs, and a small delegation of Mexican dignitaries at the Texas Governor’s Mansion to discuss trade, infrastructure and bilateral relations between the State of Texas and Mexico.
Governor Greg Abbott today attended and delivered remarks at the groundbreaking of a new Facebook data center in Fort Worth, TX.
Governor Greg Abbott today presented the Lone Star Medal of Valor Award to Werner W. “Ronnie” Reininger, CPL., USMC (retired) in San Antonio, Texas. The Lone Star Medal of Valor is an esteemed military service decoration awarded to an active member or veteran of the United States Armed Services who has demonstrated outstanding bravery and heroism while serving.
Last week, Gov. Maggie Hassan vetoed a fiscally responsible budget that reduced the tax burden on job creators while funding critical services in the Granite State. New Hampshire already has high business tax rates when compared to surrounding states — and especially when compared to Texas.
Texas today announced an agreement in principle between BP Exploration and Production Inc. and the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and the U.S. federal government.