Up To $350M In Texas Women's Health Funds Restored By Trump AdministrationTexas can receive the money over the next five years while still excluding Planned Parenthood from a state program called Healthy Texas Women.
Judge Halts Trump Order On Refugee Resettlement After Gov. Abbott Was 1st To Sign OnA judge has agreed to block the Trump administration from enforcing an executive order allowing state and local governments to reject the resettlement of refugees.
Republican Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson Defends Decision To Keep Accepting Refugees"You've got a choice to make: You can create fear or you can help resolve fear," Hutchinson told lawmakers. “I challenge you to help resolve fear, have the facts, and to talk about those."
'Discouraging And Disheartening': All Texas Catholic Bishops Denounce Governor's Decision To Reject New RefugeesThe bishops of Dallas and Fort Worth are among the 16 Texas Catholic bishops who have denounced Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to reject new refugees in 2020.
Man Who Shot Church Gunman, Jack Wilson Awarded Governor's Medal of CourageAbbott on Monday gave Jack Wilson the Governor's Medal of Courage.
Gov. Abbott To Present Jack Wilson, Man Who Killed White Settlement Church Shooter, With Medal Of CourageJack Wilson, the man who was called a hero for killing a gunman at a church in White Settlement nearly two weeks ago, will be receiving the Governor's Medal of Courage.
Texas State Rep. Rick Miller Loses Governor's Endorsement, Ends Reelection Campaign, For 'Asian' Candidate RemarksGov. Greg Abbott's Abbott spokesman called the comments “inappropriate and out of touch” with Republican values.
Hidden Bond Conditions Putting Texas Domestic Violence Victims In DangerWhile awaiting trial, Kevin Wilson was released on bond. The conditions of his bond included “do not contact the victim, Erica Wilson, in any manner.”
Governor Abbott Unveils Plan To Open 5-Acre Homeless Campsite In AustinAfter months of battles over Austin's homeless problem, Governor Abbott unveiled a plan to create a homeless campsite on a five-acre plot of state land.
Gov. Abbott, Uber CEO Break Ground On New Hub In Deep EllumGov. Greg Abbott and Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi were in Dallas Friday for the groundbreaking ceremony of the company's new major hub in Deep Ellum.
Experts: Race To Succeed North Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe Could Attract Many CandidatesIf Ratcliffe, who serves in the 4th Congressional District, is confirmed by the Senate, Governor Greg Abbott will call for a special election.
Texas Teachers Get Pay Raise; Governor Calls It 'Monumental Moment'Lawmakers who worked on the overhaul say veteran educators will see an average pay hike of roughly $4,000.
Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa Say New School Safety Bills Should Make A DifferenceLt. Governor Dan Patrick told CBS 11 the new legislation will increase training for teachers and other educators to identify students in need and then connect them to experts.
Texas Governor Abbott Signs Rape Kit Backlog Bill In Dallas: 'It Means Doing What Needs To Be Done'Gov. Greg Abbott has signed a bill aimed at eliminating the backlog of thousands of untested rape kits in Texas.
Gov. Greg Abbott To Extend Plumbers State's Licensing BoardGovernor Greg Abbott said he can extend the life of the state board that regulates plumbers.