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.
Federal Judge Blocks Texas Ban Of Common Abortion ProcedureThe ruling overturns — at least for now — a law that Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June banning a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
TxDOT's Planned Use Of Toll Lanes For Highway Expansion Attracts Criticism, Raises QuestionsControversy erupted after critics complained that the Texas Department of Transportation planned to continue using toll lanes even after voters passed a statewide referendum to avoid that.
Effort Underway To Prevent Sexual Harassment At Texas CapitolState Rep. Linda Koop has a plan to prevent sexual harassment or worse from happening at the Texas State Capitol.
Dallas County Sheriff Seriously Considering Run For GovernorHer candidacy could mean serious changes for Dallas County. She would have to resign her position as sheriff just to run for governor.
Pence Addresses Prayer Vigil For Church Shooting VictimsVice President Mike Pence and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott were among those attending and speaking at the packed Floresville High School football stadium, where many in the crowd stood, swayed and sang along with the guitarist.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff Considering Run For GovernorHer staff would not confirm or deny a possible run by Sheriff Lupe Valdez for the Governor's office in 2018.
Gov. Abbott Suggests Connection Between Gunman, Texas Church"I don't think this was just a random act of violence," said Texas governor Greg Abbott of the mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs.
Texas Defends New Anti-Abortion Measures In CourtThe latest trial centers only on a new law Republican Gov. Greg Abbott signed in June that bans a second-trimester abortion procedure known as dilation and evacuation.
Texas Governor Says 'Inaccurate' Displays Unfit For CapitolTexas Gov. Greg Abbott's office said Monday that "substantially inaccurate historical statements" don't belong on display at the state Capitol as they seek a review of a Confederate marker that rejects slavery as an underlying cause of the Civil War.
President Trump Visits Dallas For Hurricane Briefing, FundraiserThe President is in town for GOP fundraisers including a roundtable discussion at the Belo Mansion and a dinner.
Political Firestorm Between Texas Republicans Over Harvey Relief AidA source tells CBS11, Governor Abbott felt let down by Texas Republicans in the House for a lack of leadership and for not fighting hard enough for Harvey relief.