Governor Abbott Statement On Final Passage Of Tax Reform Bill

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott issued a statement following the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Any law the reduces the money the federal government takes from taxpayers is a good law,” said Governor Abbott. “In addition to helping working Texans keep more of their paycheck, the law encourages employers to issue more paychecks… Read the full story here…

Empower Texans Endorses Governor Abbott For Four More Years

AUSTIN – Empower Texans today endorsed Greg Abbott for re-election as governor of Texas. Michael Quinn Sullivan, president of Empower Texans, spoke highly of Governor Abbott’s commitment to conservative ideals in a recently released video. In part, he said, “We’re proud to endorse Governor Greg Abbott for re-election to Texas’ highest office. He’s pushed reforms that… Read the full story here…

Independent Bankers Association of Texas Endorses Governor Abbott For Re-election

The Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) today endorsed Greg Abbott for re-election as the governor of Texas. IBAT represents the interests of the largest state community banking organization in the United States. Chris Williston, President and CEO of IBAT, thanked Governor Abbott for his commitment to fostering a positive environment for the small business community. Williston said,… Read the full story here…

Governor Greg Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For Texas Counties Impacted By Hurricane Harvey

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation extending the State Disaster Declaration for Texas counties affected by Hurricane Harvey. This proclamation will ensure that all Texas counties declared disaster areas will continue to be eligible for assistance as they recover and rebuild after Hurricane Harvey. There are currently 60 counties included in the state… Read the full story here…

Governor Abbott Attends Wreaths Across America Event At Texas State Cemetery

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today participated in a ceremony at the Texas State Cemetery where he joined Wreaths Across America in honoring Texas veterans. This ceremony is part of the annual National Wreaths Across America Day and the is the second to be held at the Texas State Cemetery. This year’s ceremony included seven ceremonial wreaths… Read the full story here…

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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...