Governor's Press Releases
Updated: 5 hours 20 min ago
The President this morning granted the request for Individual Assistance for 15 counties that will aid Texans as they continue to recover and rebuild.
Governor Abbott will lead a delegation to Havana, Cuba where he will hold meetings and events to focus on travel, trade and exports from Monday, November 30th to Wednesday, December 2nd.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following the death of four U.S. Army soldiers who were killed in a helicopter crash during a training mission at Fort Hood on Monday evening.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on Fox News' "America's News HQ" to discuss Texas' efforts to block the Obama Administration's Syrian refugee resettlement program and ensure the safety of Texas citizens.
Governor Greg Abbott today declared a state of disaster in Bastrop, Brazoria, Caldwell, Comal, Galveston, Guadalupe, Hardin, Harris, Hays, Hidalgo, Liberty, Navarro, Travis, Willacy, and Wilson Counties in the State of Texas.
Governor Greg Abbott’s Legislative Director, Randy Erben, today announced his departure from the governor’s office after serving on behalf of the Governor since his Inauguration earlier this year.
Governor Greg Abbott today traveled to West, Texas to attend and deliver remarks at the grand opening and ribbon cutting of Sokol West Gym, whose original facility was destroyed in the plant explosion in West in 2013.
Governor Greg Abbott appeared on Fox News' "Hannity" Wednesday to discuss his opposition to President Obama's plan to resettle Syrian refugees in the United States.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on Fox News' "The Real Story" with host Gretchen Carlson to discuss his decision to reject President Obama's plan to relocate Syrian refugees in the United States.
Governor Greg Abbott today announced his support of landowners and county officials in their lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which has continued in its attempt to take control of privately owned land along the Texas-Oklahoma border.
Governor Greg Abbott today announced the launch of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board's (THECB) 60x30 plan in McKinney, Texas.
Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to President Barack Obama informing him that the State of Texas will not accept any refugees from Syria in the wake of the deadly terrorist attack in Paris.
Consistent with the moment of silence to be held by all 28 nations of the European Union on Monday, November 16th at noon, Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statewide call for Texans to take part and hold a minute of silence tomorrow at 12:00 CT to honor the memory of the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement following a series of terrorist attacks in Paris, France.
Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation setting January 26, 2016 as the date for the special runoff election to fill the Texas House District 118 seat in Bexar County being vacated by Rep. Joe Farias.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on Fox Business Network's “Coast to Coast” with host Neil Cavuto on and TheBlaze TV's “Dana” with host Dana Loesch to discuss Texas’ victory in halting President Obama’s executive amnesty and the implications of a Supreme Court ruling in the Texas-led lawsuit.
Governor Greg Abbott and First Lady Cecilia Abbott were awarded the 2015 Dignity in Life Award by the St. John Paul II Life Center in Austin.
Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks following the conclusion of the Veterans Day Parade down South Congress Avenue.
Governor Greg Abbott today appeared on Fox News' America's Newsroom to discuss the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals' decision to halt President Obama's executive amnesty program.
Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement following the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals' decision to halt President Obama's Executive Amnesty action.