Articles Tagged 'Greg Abbott'
Governor Abbott to Outline Plan to Reopen State
Hours after President Trump outlined his guidelines for “Opening Up American Again,” North Texans emphasized safety before reopening.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has called a… READ MORE
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announces temporary statewide school, restaurant, gym closures
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott is temporarily closing schools, restaurant dining areas, gyms and bars statewide in his most sweeping action yet to stop the… READ MORE
Texas facing 10,000 potential cybersecurity attacks from Iran per minute, Abbott says
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday the Texas Department of Information Resources has seen a spike in attempted cyberattacks from Iran on state agency networks… READ MORE
Abbott silent as refugee resettlement deadline approaches
Gov. Greg Abbott has remained silent amid a looming federal deadline that requires states to opt into the refugee resettlement program.
Under a new executive… READ MORE
Texas Lawmaker drops re-election bid over comments against Asian rivals
A GOP lawmaker from Fort Bend County has dropped his bid for re-election after his comments singling out his opponents’ ethnicity.
State Rep. Rick Miller… READ MORE
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s stunning response to ‘God put you in a wheelchair’ tweet
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has been attacked and mocked before by his political opponents for being in a wheelchair, so it’s no surprise he… READ MORE
Texas governor expresses concern about private gun sales
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday raised concern about private firearm sales but didn’t commit to crack down on them… READ MORE
Texas Gov. Vetoes Bill Banning Guns in Secure Areas of Airports Read Newsmax: Texas Gov. Vetoes Bill Banning Guns in Secure Areas of Airports
A state representative says action is still needed after Gov. Greg Abbott vetoed his bill that would have allowed local authorities to bring charges against… READ MORE
Texas governor signs controversial ‘Save Chick-fil-A’ bill into law
Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday signed the so-called “Save Chick-fil-A” bill into law, a new provision that supporters say defends the fast-food restaurant and… READ MORE
Appeals court backs Texas, Trump in sanctuary city fight
States have the power to punish sanctuary cities within their borders and to force local police and sheriff’s departments to cooperate in turning over illegal… READ MORE