Texas Division of Emergency Management

Migrant bus arrives at Vice President Kamala Harris' residence in Washington, D.C.

'The Biden-Harris Administration continues ignoring and denying the historic crisis at our southern border'

AUSTIN, Texas - On Thursday, Sept. 15, Governor Greg Abbott announced the arrival of two buses of migrants from Texas outside Vice President Kamala Harris' residence at the United States Naval Observatory in Washington, D.C. The buses dropped off more…

Texas spends over $12 M to bus migrants to Washington, DC, and New York

Texas has solicited private donations to help pay for the cost of the bus trips

Originally Published: 30 AUG 22 22:15 ET Updated: 31 AUG 22 09:15 ET By Polo Sandoval and Andy Rose, CNN (CNN) -- The state of Texas has spent more than $12 million busing migrants to Washington, DC, and New York…

First bus of undocumented immigrants arrive at U.S. Capitol

A second bus is currently en route

AUSTIN, Texas - On Wednesday, Governor Greg Abbott announced the arrival of the first group of undocumented immigrants bused to Washington, D.C. Governor Abbott used this busing strategy as a response to the Biden Administration's decision to end Title 42…

Governor Abbott deploys additional emergency response resources

In response to Hurricane Ida and Louisiana's recovery efforts

AUSTIN, Texas – On Wednesday, Sept. 1, Governor Greg Abbott announced that the Texas Military Department (TMD) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) have sent out additional…

Governor Abbott readies resources for Hurricane Ida

Urges Southeast and East Texans to prepare for severe weather impact

AUSTIN – On Friday, Aug. 27, Governor Greg Abbott placed resources on standby along the Gulf Coast ahead of Hurricane Ida's landfall early next…

TDEM launches Covid-19 antibody infusion center in Nacogdoches

Here are the details and different locations with Covid-19 antibody infusion centers

AUSTIN, Texas - TDEM launches a new Covid-19 antibody infusion center in Nacogdoches. On Thursday, Aug. 26, Governor Greg Abbott announced that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) will launch a new Covid-19 therapeutic infusion center in Nacogdoches. TDEM…

Governor Abbott announces additional funds

Governor Abbott announces additional federal Covid-19 relief assistance payments for local communities

AUSTIN, Texas – On Wednesday, Aug. 18, Governor Greg Abbott announced additional federal Covid-19 relief assistance payments from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). These payments will begin this week for…

Governor Abbott urges 'Texans to monitor their local weather reports'

Abbott places multiple resources on standby

AUSTIN, Texas - Today, Governor Greg Abbott placed multiple resources on standby ahead of possible severe storms and critical fire weather across the state this weekend. Heavy winds and large hail are likely in the eastern part of the state,…

Texas counties participate for fifth week in Save Our Seniors Initiative

35 participating counties have been announced by Governor Abbott

AUSTIN, Texas - It was announced by Governor Greg Abbott that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM), the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) and the Texas Military Department (TMD) have announced 35 counties that are in their…

TDEM to establish alternate care site in El Paso to expand hospital capacity

El Paso County Judge said there has been a 160% increase in positivity rate in less than one month

EL PASO, Texas - Governor Greg Abbott announced Sunday that the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) is establishing an alternate care site in El Paso to expand hospital capacity in the region. El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego said…