Texas Announces $1B For Mitigation Efforts After HarveyGovernor Abbott said the funding can be used by cities and counties to pay for a variety of projects, including buyouts and elevations of homes.
Governor Abbott Outlines Property Tax Reform PlanAs part of his re-election campaign, Governor Greg Abbott outlined his plan to limit property tax increases. "I say enough is enough."
Governor Orders Increased Readiness Of State Ops Center For Severe WeatherGovernor Greg Abbott has ordered the State Operations Center to elevate its readiness level from Level 4 (Normal Conditions) to Level 3 (Increased Readiness) at 8:00 p.m. Monday.
Gov. Abbott Poses For Pictures With Astros World Series TrophyAbbott donned an Astros jersey and posed with the trophy inside the reception area of his office at the state Capitol on Tuesday.
Texas Families Urge Lawmakers To Move Faster To Screen Newborns For Deadly Genetic DiseaseWith a newly FDA-approved treatment, doctors says the lives of nearly one hundred Texas babies can be saved every year by screening newborns for Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
Opposition Grows Against Gov. Abbott In MLK ParadeProtestors are calling for Governor Greg Abbott to removed as Grand Marshal of the MLK Parade in Arlington next week.
Democrat Andrew White Talks About Priorities In Run For Texas GovernorWith just over eight weeks to go before the March 6 primary in Texas, Andrew White of Houston knows he's playing beat-the-clock.
Arlington's Upcoming MLK Parade Drawing Praise & ProtestThe controversy is about the Honorary Grand Marshal, Governor Greg Abbott.
2 Frontrunners Emerge In Democratic Primary For Texas GovernorPolitical analysts say the two frontrunners are former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez and Andrew White, the son of former Democratic Governor Mark White.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff To Resign, Run For GovernorEarlier this month Valdez said exploring a run in 2018 as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Greg Abbott.
Governor Abbott Declines Comment On Being Mailed Explosive DeviceJulia Poff of South Texas is charged with not only mailing Governor Abbott the device in October of 2016, but former President Barack Obama as well.
Governor, First Lady Deliver Meals On Wheels On Thanksgiving"During this time of thanksgiving, it is important that we offer a helping hand to those in need,” said Governor Abbott.