Gov. Abbott Asks President Biden For 'Major Disaster Declaration' In Texas To Help With Recovery Efforts Following Winter StormsThe governor has asked the White House for a "major disaster declaration" that would allow for federal funds to assist in recovery efforts.
'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.