'Up To This Challenge,' Texas First State To Administer 1 Million COVID-19 VaccinesTexas has administered more than 1 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine—making Texas the national leader in vaccinations.
State Readying Resources Ahead Of Winter Weather In North TexasGovernor Greg Abbott on Friday, Jan. 8, placed "numerous resources on standby" ahead of a winter weather event expected to impact the state of Texas this weekend.
COVID-19 Therapeutic Infusion Center Opens This Week In AustinPeople with the coronavirus in Austin now have somewhere to receive treatment outside of the hospital.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Spent $5.3 Million On Reelection Inauguration, Including $1.7M For George StraightTexas Governor Greg Abbott’s 2019 reelection inaugural was a 2-day event that included balls, candlelight dinners, barbecues and other VIP events -- costing some $5.3 million for the celebrations.
Gov. Greg Abbott Helps Light Menorah At Texas Capitol On Final Night Of HanukkahThe Governor spoke of the strength of the Jewish people as well as the important lessons learned through Hanukkah.
Governor Abbott: 1M Texans Will Get COVID Vaccine This Month, 'No More Shutdowns'If the vaccine distribution goes as planned, Abbott said at least 1 million Texans will be inoculated this month.
State Of Texas Activates Federal COVID-19 Vaccination Program For Long-Term Care Staff, ResidentsThe program is free of charge to facilities and sends staff and Pfizer vaccines from partnering Walgreens and CVS locations to vaccinate residents and staff who volunteer to participate.
Texas Launches COVID-19 Rapid Testing Pilot Program For Small Business Front Line WorkersThe launch of the pilot program includes six participating Chamber of Commerce organizations, none of which are in North Texas.
Texas To Receive 1.4M Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine For Distribution This MonthThe vaccines should begin arriving in Texas the week of December 14.
Texans Can Get 'Comfort Food' To Needy Families During Holidays While Supporting Local RestaurantsGovernor Greg Abbott announced a reboot of the Comfort Food Care Program, which began in March to support restaurants forced to limit or close services because of COVID-19.
'I'm Tired Of It, I'm Sick Of It': Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Fuming Over Violent Crime SpikeDallas Police Department statistics show between January 1 of this year through Tuesday, Nov. 17, there have been 220 homicides.
Trump Administration Sending 8.7M 'State-Of-The-Art' Rapid Coronavirus Tests To TexasThe rapid point of care tests will be distributed at the discretion of Governor Greg Abbott to support testing K-12 students, teachers, nursing home patients, first responders and more.
Mixed Messages On COVID-19? Governor Tweets, Bars Still ClosedFor the moment, bars remain closed; but, Governor Greg Abbott has ramped up speculation about a possible reopening.
Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones, Texas Leaders Send Well Wishes To President Trump He Tests Positive For COVID-19Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and GOP lawmakers across Texas react and send thoughts and prayers to President Trump and First Lady Melania after both test positive for COVID-19.
Governor Abbott Deploys Resources To Assist In Fighting California WildfiresGovernor Greg Abbott announced that firefighters and support personnel from across Texas were deployed to help combat the devastating wildfires currently impacting California.