Abbott wades into gun control fray with ads aimed at New Yorkers

Abbott wades into gun control fray with ads aimed at New Yorkers By Jonathan Tilove Austin American Statesman January 16, 2013 Attorney General Greg Abbott Wednesday launched a Google web ad campaign inviting New Yorkers who feel their gun rights are threatened by a new law just signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, to move to… Read the full story here…

Travis County ditches proposed gun show ban

Travis County ditches proposed gun show ban By Farzad Mashhood and Marty Toohey Austin American-Statesman January 15, 2013 Travis County commissioners unanimously voted Tuesday to reverse course on a proposal that would have banned gun shows from county facilities, agreeing to honor an existing contract for nine shows at the Travis County Exposition Center over… Read the full story here…

Texas AG Abbott: ‘The Second Amendment is Not a Philosophical Belief; It Is a Constitutional Guarantee’

Texas AG Abbott: ‘The Second Amendment is Not a Philosophical Belief; It Is a Constitutional Guarantee’ By Bryan Preston PJ Media January 11, 2013 On Wednesday we broke the story of Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s threat to sue the city of Austin and Travis County, of which Austin is the largest city. Both jurisdictions… Read the full story here…

Texas attorney general defends tweet threatening lawsuit

Texas attorney general defends tweet threatening lawsuit By Ashley Goudeau KVUE News January 10, 2013 AUSTIN — It’s the tweet that raised eyebrows and upset many. Tuesday, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott posted a message that said “If Austin or Travis Co. try to ban gun shows they better be ready for a double-barreled lawsuit.”… Read the full story here…

Accident set Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott on a path toward politics

Accident set Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott on a path toward politics By Theodore Kim Dallas Morning News AUSTIN – Greg Abbott was elected attorney general in 2002. But his political trek began decades earlier – in agony. At age 26, Abbott was partially paralyzed in a freak accident and bedridden for a month. His… Read the full story here…

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AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today endorsed Karyn Brownlee for State Representative of House District 115 in North Texas. Karyn is committed to Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced his endorsement of Linda Koop for State Representative of House District 102. A successful small Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today endorsed Justin Ray for State Representative of House District 135. Ray is committed to serving the people of Read the full story here...