With Fellow GOP Members By His Side, Texas Governor Greg Abbott Signs New Voting Bill Into LawRepublican Governor Greg Abbott headed to East Texas Tuesday where he signed an elections overhaul bill into law that adds more voting restrictions in the state.
Governor Abbott Set To Sign Controversial Texas Elections Bill Into LawGovernor Greg Abbott plans to sign a hotly debated bill into law Tuesday. The governor's office says he will travel to Tyler to sign what some refer to as the election integrity bill.
Paris, Texas School District Adds Face Masks To Dress Code; Defies Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's OrderThe Paris school district has found a way around Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order banning mask mandates by adding face coverings to its dress code.
More Texas Democrats Return To Austin, Say 'Under One-Party Rule: Democracy Suffers'A monthlong standoff by Texas Democrats who left the state to block a GOP voting bill inched closer to ending on August 9 after several holdouts returned to Austin.
Texas Gov. Abbott Announces 2nd Special Session To Start Saturday, Adds Agenda ItemsTexas Gov. Greg Abbott has announced that he will convene a second special legislative session at 12:00 p.m. on August 7.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Special Legislative Session AgendaTexas Governor Greg Abbott has released information on 11 agenda items that will be taken up during the special legislative session that begins July 8.
Governor Abbott Signs 'Heartbeat Bill' Into Law, Banning Most Abortions In TexasTexas Governor Greg Abbott has signed Senate Bill 8 into law, banning most abortions in Texas as early as six weeks and allowing almost any American citizen to sue state abortion providers.
Gov. Greg Abbott Declines To Throw 1st Pitch At Rangers Opener, Blames MLB Voter Integrity 'False Narrative' After All-Star Game SwitchGovernor Greg Abbott declined to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the opening game of the Texas Rangers because of his displeasure with Major League Baseball's decision to move this summer's All-Star game after sweeping changes to voting laws in Georgia.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Asks Government For More COVID-19 Vaccines, Vows To Keep Small Businesses OpenGovernor Greg Abbott wants to protect small businesses and is asking Texas state legislature to review regulations removed during the coronavirus pandemic.
Texas Gov. Abbott Says He Wants To 'Reform A Broken Bail System' During Legislative SessionTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday hosted a roundtable discussion with law enforcement and public safety advocates about upcoming legislative priorities, such as bail reform.
Hurricane Laura Now A Category 4 With Projected Surge Of Up To 20 Feet; 30 Miles InlandHurricane Laura is now a Category 4 hurricane, according to CBS 11 Meteorologist Scott Padgett.