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Texas has bused nearly 9,000 migrants to NYC and DC as an affront to Biden's immigration policies

A fierce critic of the Biden administration's immigration policies, Abbott began sending hundreds of willing migrants on buses to DC earlier this year as an affront to the administration.

Originally Published: 27 AUG 22 14:22 ET Zenebou Sylla, CNN (CNN) -- Texas has bused nearly 9,000 asylum seekers to New York City and Washington, DC in recent months, as part of Gov. Greg Abbott's effort to highlight his criticism of the Biden…

Gov. Abbott honors U.S. Service Members on Memorial Day

Boy Scouts at cabin re-dedication ceremony in Longview meet Gov. Abbott

Photo: Office of the Governor AUSTIN – Gov. Abbott delivered the keynote address at the A Day of Thanks and Remembrance Memorial Day event at Teague Park in Longview. Gov. Abbott honored the men and women who have died in…

Baby formula manufacturer agrees to consent decree with FDA

Abbott could restart plant within 2 weeks, pending court approval

Originally Published: 16 MAY 22 17:09 ET Updated: 16 MAY 22 17:26 ET By Brenda Goodman, CNN (CNN) -- The baby formula manufacturer at the heart of a nationwide formula recall says it has reached an agreement with the US…

Governor Abbott and Texas National Guard increasing efforts to secure border

The Texas National Guard is now authorized to enforce Texas law, including arresting people who have crossed the border illegally

AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott is working with the Texas National Guard to increase efforts to secure the border. The Guard is now authorized to enforce Texas law, including arresting people who have crossed the border illegally and violated…

Governor Abbott announces more than $5.5 million in Texas Talent Connection grants

"The Texas economy is booming - jobs and businesses are growing here, and while other states are losing population, we are gaining"

AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott today announced more than $5.5 million in Texas Talent Connection grants to 18 innovative workforce skills training and job placement programs in communities across the state. These competitive grant awards, administered by the Texas…

Governor Abbott issues Disaster Declaration in all 254 counties

The Polar Plunge: Gov. orders State Operations Center to expand operations to 24 hours a day

AUSTIN, Texas- Governor Greg Abbott issued a disaster declaration in all 254 counties in response to severe winter weather impacting Texas. The Governor is deploying state resources to help local leaders in their response efforts.  Gov. Abbott has ordered the…

H-E-B in Bexar County will require masks/facial coverings

BEXAR COUNTY, Texas - In collaboration with the local and government officials in Bexar County, customers will have to wear facial coverings or masks in H-E-B starting June 22nd. In a tweet, H-E-B said they worked closely with County Judge…

Governor Abbott provides details on increased cases in Amarillo

Rise In Cases Comes As State Employs Targeted Testing Strategy

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today released a statement and detailed the ongoing containment plan for the COVID-19 outbreak in Amarillo that is reporting over 700 positive cases today. On Monday, May 4th, Governor Abbott deployed a Surge Response Team (SRT)…

Ted Cruz gets haircut at salon where owner was wrongly imprisoned

Salon owner, Shelly Luther, was released from prison following a Texas Supreme Court order

DALLAS, Texas – As Texas begins to re-open its economy, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) got a haircut at Salon à la Mode to show his support for salon owner Shelley Luther, who was wrongly imprisoned when she refused to…