# Governor abbott
Governor Abbott Defies DOJ Objections with New Border Wall Plans
In spite of a barrage of criticisms and legal objections raised by the Justice Department concerning the deployment of buoys at the Rio Grande, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has shown unflinching resolve to forge ahead with his plans to construct new border walls. This move comes amid concerns of potential violations of federal law and adverse humanitarian and environmental repercussions.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott's Bold Claim: NYC Eric Mayor Adams 'Could Not Last a Week in Texas'
Comments made while NYC under migrant housing strain. In a recent series of events that has thrown the spotlight on the stark contrast between Texas and New York City, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has made a bold claim about New York City Mayor Eric Adams. The governor, during his appearance on "Jesse Watters Primetime", asserted that Mayor Adams "could not last a week in Texas".
Gov. Abbott Criticized for Busing Migrant Families and Toddlers to LA In Middle of Tropical Storm
Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass did not mince words as she criticized Texas Governor Greg Abbott for sending a busload of migrants to the city while it was grappling with the impacts of Tropical Storm Hilary. The move drew sharp rebuke from the mayor, who characterized it as reckless and callous.
Billionaire George Soros Financially Supports a Non-Profit to Turn Texas Blue
In 2022, billionaire investor George Soros provided $1 million for Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke as he ran for governor against Republican Greg Abbott. Well, Soros is not done as he wants to turn the Red State of Texas Blue.
Republican Governors Abbott and DeSantis Draw Dislike from Political Leaders in Their Respective States
Two Republican governors are leading their state but they are also getting some pushback from leaders in their state. Governor DeSantis was recently sued over an immigration bill he passed in May that some claim is illegal.
Local Texas Business Owner Sues Governor Abbott On His Next Move Fighting the Border Crisis
For weeks, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has waited for the day that his next phase of Operation Lonestar to commence. The plan is to help deter illegal migrants from entering Texas with the placement of buoys along the Rio Grande River.
Over 100,000 Californians Moved to Texas- Could Texas One Day Go Blue Again?
After the 2022 election for Governor, Republican candidate Greg Abbott won the election over Democratic challenge Beto O’Rourke. Governor Abbott was running on his third re-election campaign.
Texas Takes Firm Stand: Sweeping Legislation Enacted to Enhance Governor Abbott's Border Security Measures
Texas has taken decisive action to address the escalating border crisis by passing significant legislation aimed at bolstering Governor Greg Abbott's efforts to strengthen border security. With a record number of migrants crossing the border, both legally and illegally, Governor Abbott signed six bills designed to enhance security measures and provide support to border communities. The passage of this comprehensive legislation highlights Texas' commitment to tackling the challenges posed by the border crisis head-on.
Opinion: Deadly Concerns Unite 10 Republican Governors in Visit to Abbott: What's the Hidden Agenda?
As Texas Governor Greg Abbott seeks support from his fellow Republican counterparts to address the pressing border crisis, an unexpected motive emerges. While the influx of illegal immigrants garners attention, the alarming spread of the deadly drug fentanyl across the Texas border has united these governors in their resolve. In a display of solidarity, ten Republican governors recently visited Abbott, highlighting their concerns that extend beyond migrants. The severity of the fentanyl crisis and its devastating impact on their respective states have compelled these governors to join forces and support Abbott's efforts.
Governor Cox Stands with Texas Governor Abbott in Addressing Border Crisis, Urges Congressional Action
The ongoing border crisis and the lack of action from Congress have sparked frustration among state governors across the United States. Texas Governor Greg Abbott's recent call for support in addressing the border crisis received an overwhelming response from several Republican governors. Among them is Utah Governor Spencer Cox, who not only expressed his frustration with Congress's inaction but also vocalized his support for Governor Abbott's efforts. Governor Cox's outspoken stance highlights the urgent need for immediate action and comprehensive immigration reforms to address the border crisis. This article explores the growing frustration among Republican governors, with Governor Cox at the forefront, and the collective call for collaborative efforts to find practical solutions.
Texas Braces For a Flood of Immigrants on Starting on May 12
The Biden Administration is lifting all Covid-19 restrictions on people who show up at the border. On May 12, the DHS says that it "will no longer require non-U.S. travelers entering the United States via land ports of entry and ferry terminals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide related proof of vaccination upon request."
Texas Teachers Could Receive $25,000 to Arm Themselves and Protect Schools
Since February 2022, Texas has had 19 mass shootings over the past 60 years. Now, Texas legislators want to arm teachers and staff. And, teachers could receive an additional $25,000 if they want to be armed sentinels in their school.
Governor Abbott and Others offer $80,000 Reward to Find Killer of Five
On Sunday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced a $50,000 reward for information about the shooter who killed five people. The governor's reward increased as the FBI and other agencies added to the reward. On Friday, five people were shot in Cleveland, Texas, which is in the Houston area.
Chicago Mayor Demands Texas Governor Stop Sending Migrants to Chicago, Accusing Him of Dangerous and Inhumane Acts
Chicago Mayor implores Federal Government to withhold FEMA funding for Texas until Governor Abbott stops sending already traumatized migrants to Chicago which has no shelter space left because of the number of homeless and migrants the city is already caring for.
Texas Governor Abbott seeks to limit education access for illegal aliens
Governor Greg Abbott has visited several cities in Texas to promote public education as some parents are taking their children out of public schools. At his State of the State address, Governor Abbott said:
Governor Abbott outlines key objectives at Texas policy summit
In Austin, Governor Greg Abbott gave the opening keynote address at the Texas Public Policy Foundation's (TPPF) annual Texas Policy Summit on Wednesday. He emphasized the importance of working with the State legislators to help accomplish the goals he outlined at the State of the State address in February.
Most mass shootings in Texas committed by legal gun owners, refuting what Governor Abbott says
AUSTIN, TX. - Texas Governor Greg Abbott has been accused of peddling misinformation in his recent statements regarding mass shootings and gun control. During his annual State of the State address, Abbott stated that most gun crimes were committed by criminals who possessed guns illegally without providing reliable sources or data to support his claim. In addition, he proposed a mandatory minimum sentence of ten years for those who possessed firearms despite being prohibited by law.
8 Ways Governor Abbott is Improving Texas Education for Teachers and Students
Starting pay for new teachers in Texas averages about $2,805 a month. If a teacher stays in the profession for 20 more years, the most they will make is about $4,500 a month. On top of the poor pay and the hours, teachers put in working at schools, Texas is facing a teacher shortage. Many have left the educational profession due to COVID, work conditions, on top of low pay.
Discover How Governor Abbott Plans to Lower Your Property Taxes
Texas Governor Greg Abbott campaigned to lower property taxes. At the same time, he has repeatedly promoted Texas as the number 1 state for companies to do business in. Doing both is a tough task but here is his plan.
Governor Abbott Advocates for Education Freedom and Parental Rights in Texas
On Tuesday, February 21, Governor Greg Abbott was outside of Austin sharing his thoughts on the need for education freedom and parental rights. Public education is a main agenda on the governor’s agenda.