Gov. Abbott Touts School Funding Overhaul During Inauguration Speech: 'We Will Pay Our Teachers More, We Will Make Our Schools Safer'Governor Abbott did not say anything about needing a border wall in Texas during his inauguration speech despite some onlookers chanting, "Build a wall."
George W. Bush To Receive Award From Lincoln FoundationFormer President and Texas governor George W. Bush will receive a leadership prize from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation.
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.
Governor Greg Abbott, Lupe Valdez Make Their Case To Voters In North TexasThe leading gubernatorial candidates spent part of their day in the Dallas-Fort Worth area stumping for votes on Labor Day.
Valdez, White In Runoff For Democratic Gubernatorial NominationLupe Valdez and Andrew White will face off in May to see who faces Governor Greg Abbott in the November general election.
Profile: Democrat Lupe Valdez And Her Primary Run For GovernorWhile the Texas economy is booming, Valdez says the Texas brand is suffering after a bruising legislative battle last year over failed bathroom privacy bills.
Lupe Valdez Kicks Off Gubernatorial Campaign In DallasDemocrat and former Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez kicked off her campaign Sunday afternoon to become Texas' next governor.
Democrat Andrew White Talks About Priorities In Run For Texas GovernorWith just over eight weeks to go before the March 6 primary in Texas, Andrew White of Houston knows he's playing beat-the-clock.
Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez Announces Run For GovernorWednesday morning Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez announced that she is officially entering the race to become the next governor of the state of Texas.
Dallas County Sheriff Seriously Considering Run For GovernorHer candidacy could mean serious changes for Dallas County. She would have to resign her position as sheriff just to run for governor.
Dallas Small Businessman Launches Democratic Bid For GovernorDallas businessman Jeffrey Payne launched his campaign for governor before nearly 100 supporters at the Dallas Hyatt Regency Saturday night.
Texas' Castro Again Says He's Not Planning Gubernatorial RunU.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro is repeating that he has no plans to run for Texas governor despite the state's Democratic Party chairman insisting last week that the congressman's still considering it.
Former Gov. Mark White, 77, Remembered At Houston FuneralWhite, who battled kidney cancer, died Saturday.
Texas Democrats Don't Have Candidate For GovernorAfter high-profile candidates lost decisively in the last two elections, the Democratic party in Texas now finds itself in unprecedented territory for the 2018 ballot: with no major candidate to run.
Abbott's Picks For UT Regents Headed To Full Texas SenateA state Senate committee has approved Gov. Greg Abbott's three nominees for the University of Texas System Board of Regents.