Gov. Greg Abbott Mulling Whether To Issue Posthumous George Floyd Pardon For 2004 Drug Arrest Texas' parole board — stacked with Abbott appointees — unanimously recommended a pardon for Floyd in October.
Texas To Spend $123M More In Federal COVID-19 Relief Funds On Public And Higher EducationThe final allocation of the Governor's Emergency Education Relief funds comes to the state through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act.
GOP Governors Challenge Pentagon Over Guard Vaccine MandateTexas has the largest National Guard contingent of any state and hasn't disclosed how many of its members are vaccinated.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Officially Files For Re-Election, Seeking 3rd TermGov. Abbott said in a video he's running for re-election to secure the Texas border, support police and keep Texas a top job-creator.
In Bid For Texas Governor, Beto O'Rourke Criticizes Gov. Greg Abbott's Record, Finds Fault With President Biden's Border PoliciesO'Rourke will be touring the state this week and hold a campaign stop in Dallas Sunday afternoon, Nov. 21.
Former Democratic Congressman Beto O’Rourke Is Running For Governor Of TexasAfter months of public speculation and private consideration, Democrat Beto O’Rourke made it official Monday morning -- announcing he’s entering the race for Texas Governor.
'Texans Have Had Enough,' Dallas County Democrats Welcome Beto O’Rourke To 2022 Gubernatorial RaceThe Dallas County Democratic Party is welcoming former El Paso Congressman Beto O’Rourke in his 2022 bid for Texas Governor.
Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Allocating Federal COVID-19 Relief Funds For TexansGovernor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 8 into law on Monday, allocating the nearly $16 billion federal American Rescue Plan Act funding awarded to the State of Texas earlier this year.
Gov. Greg Abbott Calls On School Boards Association To Keep 'Pornographic Images' Out Of Texas Public SchoolsGov. Greg Abbott put some pressure on the Texas Association of School Boards Monday, regarding student access to inappropriate content in school libraries, including pornographic images.
Gov. Greg Abbott Appoints Attorney Evan Young To Texas Supreme CourtYoung replaces former justice Eva Guzman, who resigned to run for attorney general in 2022.
Gov. Greg Abbott Approves Redrawn Texas Voting MapsCivil rights groups have filed federal lawsuits that accuse GOP mapmakers of disenfranchising Hispanic and Black residents who are driving the state’s rapid growth.