Gov. Abbott Provides Clemency Application For Survivors Of Human Trafficking, Domestic AbuseGov. Abbott's office said the new application was established because human trafficking and domestic violence often lead victims down a path of offenses that entraps them in a cycle of crime.
'Texas Has Carried More Than Its Share': Gov. Greg Abbott To Reject New Refugees, First Under TrumpTexas Gov. Greg Abbott says the state will reject the re-settlement of new refugees, becoming the first state known to do so under a recent Trump administration order.
Gov. Abbott Predicts Republicans Will Boost 9 Seat Majority In Texas House In 2020In Dallas Thursday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott predicted Republicans will boost their nine seat majority in the Texas House in 2020.
Texas Judge Sarah Eckhardt Apologizes For Comment About Tree Falling On Gov. AbbottA county administrator in Texas is apologizing for saying Gov. Greg Abbott "hates trees because one fell on him."
After Mass Shootings In Texas, Governor Abbott Unveils Texas Safety Action Report & Suggestions For State LawmakersGovernor Greg Abbott unveiled his Texas Safety Action Report Thursday, which included nearly a dozen suggestions for state lawmakers to act on to help prevent other deadly mass shootings like those in El Paso and Odessa.
Governor Greg Abbott Issues 8 Executive Orders In Response To Deadly Mass ShootingsFollowing the tragedies in El Paso and Odessa, Governor Greg Abbott today issued eight executive orders to help prevent further mass shootings.
'The Status Quo In Texas Is Unacceptable': Governor Abbott On Mass Shooting In Midland, OdessaAfter yet another mass shooting took place in Texas Saturday afternoon, Governor Greg Abbott said the status quo in his state is "unacceptable."
Governor Abbott Holds First Meeting Of Domestic Terrorism Task ForceAt the Texas Capitol Friday, Governor Greg Abbott held the first meeting of his newly formed Domestic Terrorism Task Force.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Released From Hospital Following Heart Procedure, Officials SayLieutenant Governor of Texas Dan Patrick was hospitalized this week after experiencing "significant chest pain," officials said.
City Leaders Believe State Troopers Are 'Over-Policing' South DallasFor almost two months, state troopers have been patrolling South Dallas at the request of Governor Greg Abbott.
1 In 6 ER Visits Or Hospital Stays Trigger 'Surprise' Bill, Texas Governor Takes ActionRoughly one in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to the hospital, the treatment is followed by a "surprise" medical bill, according to a study released Thursday. And depending on where you live, the odds can be much higher.
Biggest Test For Governor Abbott May Come After ElectionGreg Abbott is poised to follow Rick Perry and George W. Bush as Texas Republican governors who handily won re-election and elevated their national profile in the process.
Lupe Valdez Wins Democratic Primary Runoff For Governor, Will Face AbbottFormer Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez has won the Democratic primary runoff for governor. She will face current Gov. Greg Abbott in November.
'Sex In The City' Star Running For GovernorOne of the former "Sex and the City" stars announced on Twitter Monday that she'll challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York's Democratic primary in September.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff To Resign, Run For GovernorEarlier this month Valdez said exploring a run in 2018 as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Greg Abbott.