# Greg abbott
New Fee for Electric Vehicle Owners Approved by Texas Governer
Governor Greg Abbott has approved a new law introducing fees for electric vehicle owners in Texas. This move is sparking discussions about the fairness of the policy and its potential impact on the transition to green energy.
Greg Abbott Surprises Homeowners With New Announcement
Governor Greg Abbott recently announced a plan to lower property taxes in Texas... "We must cut property taxes," said Greg Abbott. "Texans want and need a path towards eliminating property taxes. The best way to do that is to direct property tax reduction dollars to cut school property tax rates.”
Mexico Border Wall Will Receive More Funding, Says Greg Abbott
Governor Greg Abbott recently announced more funding for the Texas border wall with Mexico... Governor Greg Abbott recently announced more than $5.1 billion to secure the border, fund the Texas National Guard, the Texas Department of Public Safety, and expand the US-Mexico border wall.
Greg Abbott Asks Governors To Help Texas Solve Migrant Crisis
Governor Greg Abbott recently asked Governors to help Texas solve the migrant crisis... Texas Governor Greg Abbott proudly applauded several other states for helping Texas during the migrant crisis. "Idaho, Florida, Nebraska, & Tennessee have answered the call to support our historic border security mission," he said on Twitter. "Every state is a border state under Biden's open border policies. I urge other Governors to join our response to Biden's border crisis."
Greg Abbott Says Another Major Business Is Moving To Texas
Ruiz Foods is moving its corporate headquarters from California to Frisco... Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently announced that another major business is moving to Texas. "California-based Ruiz Foods is moving its corporate HQ to Frisco," he said. "With an unrivaled business climate and skilled, diverse workforce, Texas is America's #1 economic destination."
Parents Shocked As Texas Considers Big Change To Community Colleges
Community colleges in Texas may soon be funded based on student outcomes... Parents across the state are surprised to learn that Texas is likely making big changes to the way it funds community colleges. After recently being approved by the Texas House of Representatives and Senate, Governor Greg Abbott is expected to sign the bill into law soon.
Libraries allowing drag queens to read for children could potentially have their funding pulled by the governor
Texas libraries allowing drag queens to conduct reading lessons to children could face funding prohibitions from the state following new bills that have been tabled. Public libraries that permit drag queens to conduct reading sessions for children may face the risk of withdrawing their financial support under Governor Abbott's administration as part of the recently approved legislation restricting such events.
Greg Abbott Surprises Texans With Extraordinary Announcement On Border Security
Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently hosted nine fellow Governors for an important border security briefing... Governor Greg Abbott hosted nine Governors from around the country to provide an important update about the ongoing crisis on the southern border. He also made promising statements regarding collaboration with other states - and the actions Texas will take to improve the situation.
Texas Border: Smugglers, Rattlers, Abandoned Children
Illegal activity along the Texas-Mexico border continues to keep law enforcement officers occupied. Border Patrol Agents in Del Rio dealt with a unique workplace hazard while making arrests:
Texas Senate Passes School Safety Bill Requiring Districts to Strengthen Active-Shooter Plans
Texas Senate passed a school safety bill that mandates active-shooter plans, mental health training, and gun restrictions. Senate passed House Bill 3 by Rep. Dustin Burrows unanimously. The bill goes back to the House for approval or negotiation before reaching Gov. Abbott's desk.
Greg Abbott Makes Controversial Announcement About Migrants On Southern Border
Texas Governor Greg Abbott is proud of Operation Lone Star and its achievements... Texas Governor Greg Abbott controversially announced that migrants are being repelled from the southern border. “I’m here today to thank the hardworking men women who are defending our border for their bravery and courage,” said Governor Abbott in Brownsville, Texas "These men and women in uniform here today, they're considered to be heroes by their fellow Americans. They should be proud of what they've done. I'm proud of what they've done."
Greg Abbott Surprises Parents With Extraordinary Announcement
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has announced $1.2 million in grants for San Antonio-area schools... Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently surprised parents by announcing several grants totaling $1.2 million for San Antonio-area schools. "Texas invests in our students to prepare them for the workforce of tomorrow," he said. "Together, we will help young Texans pursue good-paying careers in high-demand industries."
Texas Border: Florida & Idaho Officers Arrive to Help Defend State
Law officers from other states have begun arriving at the Texas Border in response to letters sent to other Governors by Greg Abbott asking for help defending the Rio Grande against smugglers and others crossing illegally.
Greg Abbott Has A Tough Stance On Immigration, But It's Starting To Backfire
Texas Governor Greg Abbott's tough stance on the migrant crisis is highly controversial... Governor Greg Abbott is trying to show Texans he has a tough stance on the migrant crisis. However, the threats to send thousands of migrants to Democratic cities around the country isn't always having the intended effect.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Transfers Migrants to Colorado Amid Immigration Crisis
In a recent move that has sparked controversy and raised questions about immigration policies, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced on Thursday that a busload of migrants from his state had been transported to Denver, Colorado. The migrants were dropped off in the downtown area of the city, as revealed in a press release issued by Governor Abbott.
El Paso Residents Frustrated As Migrants Continue To Cross Southern Border
Migrants are crossing the southern border near El Paso. However, some people want them to be treated with more compassion... Many residents of El Paso, Texas, and the surrounding region are becoming increasingly frustrated by the migrant crisis. After all, Title 42 expired a few days ago, and authorities are concerned about a possible uptick in illegal migrant crossings.
Greg Abbott Is Sending Migrants To Other States, But Many Americans Are Concerned
Texas Governor Greg Abbott's decision to send migrants to Colorado is highly controversial... Texas Governor Greg Abbott recently confirmed that the first bus full of migrants has arrived in Denver. He is also sending buses of migrants to Philadelphia, Chicago, New York City, and Washington D.C, per ABC News.
Texas Passes Bill Consolidating Power from Cities to Republican-Run Legislature
The Texas State Senate Tuesday passed a new bill that will consolidate power in the state from the state's cities to the Republican-run legislature, a move that has gained support from Governor Greg Abbott.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis answers Texas Governor Greg Abbott's plea for assistance at the southern border
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that he will be sending state law enforcement officers to Texas to help secure the southern border. This comes after Texas Governor Greg Abbott sent a letter to his fellow governors asking for their help in dealing with the ongoing crisis at the border.