Governor Abbott Reappoints Evans Presiding Judge Of The Eighth Administrative Judicial Region

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed David L. Evans as presiding judge of the Eighth Administrative Judicial Region for a term set to expire four years from the date of qualification. David L. Evans of Fort Worth is judge of the 48th Judicial District Court in Tarrant County, and has served as the presiding… Read the full story here…

Governor Abbott Appoints Five To The Texas Workforce Investment Council

AUSTIN – Governor Abbott has appointed Gina Aguirre Adams, Lindsey Geeslin, Adam Hutchison, Wayne Oswald, and Paul Puente to the Texas Workforce Investment Council for terms set to expire on September 1, 2021. The council assists the Governor and the Legislature with strategic planning for and evaluation of the Texas workforce system to promote the… Read the full story here…

Governor Abbott Appoints Tijerina Judge Of The 93rd Judicial District Court

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Jaime Tijerina as judge of the 93rd Judicial District Court in Hidalgo County for a term set to expire December 31, 2018, or until his successor shall be duly elected and qualified. Jaime Tijerina of McAllen is deputy city attorney for the City of Mission. He is a… Read the full story here…

Texans For Greg Abbott Unveils Billboards During Democrat Convention Highlighting Texas Exceptionalism

AUSTIN – As the 2018 Texas Democratic Convention prepares to kick off in Fort Worth, Texans For Greg Abbott today unveiled a series of billboards along the route to the convention highlighting Governor Abbott’s record over the past four years. From education to the economy, there is no better time to be a Texan and the billboards showcase this… Read the full story here…

Governor Abbott Orders Increased Readiness Of State Operations Center As Storms Impact The Gulf Coast

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has ordered the State Operations Center (SOC) to elevate its readiness level as heavy rain and storms continue to impact the Texas coast. The SOC has increased its readiness level from level IV (normal conditions) to level III (increased readiness) beginning at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19. Additionally, Governor Abbott… Read the full story here…

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"As Hurricane Harvey recovery continues and heavy rains and flooding hit portions of the state this week, now is the time to prepare for potential Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has reappointed Erin Lunceford to the Board for Lease of Texas Department of Criminal Justice Lands for a term set to Read the full story here...

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott has appointed David C. Garza and reappointed Lynwood Givens, Ph.D. to the Texas State Library and Archives Commission Read the full story here...