Texas economy

Governor Abbott champions Texas economy

'Entrepreneurs and innovators are the leaders and job creators making Texas an economic powerhouse'

AUSTIN, Texas – On Thursday, Gov. Greg Abbott delivered remarks at the East Parker County Chamber of Commerce Luncheon in Hudson Oaks. During his remarks, the Governor championed Texas' robust economy and vigorous workforce. He also focused on important legislation…

Governor Abbott proclaims May 2-8 Travel and Tourism Week in Texas

Legislators to recognize the power of travel to drive economic recovery in Texas

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott has decreed a proclamation recognizing May 2-8 as Travel and Tourism Week in Texas. This week will focus attention on the affects of the travel and tourism industry, which critically impacted the state of Texas,…

Local business stories you need to know

Some businesses are planning to expand, others are only considering it.

VICTORIA, Texas - On Thursday, Dec. 10, Wuxi Asahi Composites started shipping from Inez to Caterpillar. The company's products and procedures include plastics, paints, and repairs. Currently they have plans that might include expansion, as they continue to grow in…