Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 3

AUSTIN – The worst of storms has brought out the best of humanity. The outpouring of support from individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations for Texans devastated by Hurricane Harvey has been overwhelming. Neighbors are helping neighbors, and strangers are helping new friends. I am so proud of how every state agency has responded with urgency… Read the full story here…

Important Update on Texas’ Sanctuary Cities Ban

On September 25th, A panel of judges delivered a major victory for the Rule of Law by unanimously ruling that key components of our sanctuary cities ban are able to be enforced while the case is tied up in court. The judges from the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that sheriffs and law… Read the full story here…

Commission To Rebuild Texas Update: Issue 2

AUSTIN – The true strength of the Lone Star State is found in our people. In the Rockport-Fulton area along the Texas Gulf Coast on the morning after Harvey’s first direct hit as a Category 4 hurricane, still-stunned residents gathered outside one of the local churches. Though faced with catastrophic damages to their own homes… Read the full story here…

Governor Abbott Congratulates James Dickey as the Next Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas

Governor Abbott Congratulates James Dickey as the Next Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott released the following statement congratulating James Dickey as the next chairman of the Republican Party of Texas. “I want to congratulate James Dickey on being elected to lead the Republican Party of Texas,” said Governor… Read the full story here…

Why I Called For A Constitutional Convention Of States

Governor Abbott’s recent op-ed on the why he is calling for an Article V Convention of States appeared in The Dallas Morning News on May 3rd, 2017. By Governor Greg Abbott The Dallas Morning News in its recent editorial would have you believe that a Convention of States is a radical departure from the intent of our Founders. They… Read the full story here…

Happening Now

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today released the following statement after Amazon announced the top 20 cities being considered for HQ2, which includes Read the full story here...

The Texas State Rifle Association Political Action Committee (TSRA PAC) today endorsed Governor Greg Abbott for re-election. TSRA was founded in 1919, Read the full story here...

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today extended the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. All Texas counties Read the full story here...