Gov. Abbott: Texas Will Not Accept Syrian Refugees In Wake Of Paris AttacksGov. Greg Abbott on Monday ordered Texas' refugee resettlement program not to accept any more Syrians in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks.
Texas Gov. Abbott Won't Set Deadline For National Guard Mission
Doubts Raised Over 'Sam Houston Bible' Tradition For Texas GovernorsGeorge W. Bush called it Sam Houston's bible. Rick Perry swore on its centuries-old sheepskin four times. And on Tuesday, Texas Gov.-elect Greg Abbott is set to preserve one of the oldest inaugural traditions in the U.S. when he lays his hand on the historic tome to take the oath of office.
Perry: Immigration Order Means More Border ChaosGov. Rick Perry says the Obama administration's executive action on immigration will trigger a new flood of people illegally entering Texas from Mexico.
Texas Expected To Sue Obama Administration Over Executive Actions On ImmigrationGov.-elect Greg Abbott appears poised to keep his promise and sue the Obama administration over executive actions on immigration — the 31st time he's filed suit against the federal government since 2009.
Obama Congratulates Texas' Abbott In Phone CallGovernor-elect Greg Abbott has already had a few direct words for President Barack Obama: "Thank you."
George P. Bush, Greg Abbott Win Big In TexasRepublicans prevailed in all of Texas' statewide elections on Tuesday, extending a longest-in-the-nation winning streak that dates back to 1994 and ensuring that while all of the state's top offices will get new occupants, the politics won't change that much.
Texans Vote For First New Governor Since 2000Without Gov. Rick Perry on the ballot for the first time since 2000, Texas politics was poised to undergo a major shake-up Tuesday, starting with the race for governor between the state's staunchly conservative Republican attorney general and a Democratic champion of abortion rights.
Texas GOP Closing In On Another Election Day SweepThe biggest shake up of Texas politics in decades is two weeks away.
Abbott Again Questions Davis Book Tour During Race Democrat Wendy Davis on Thursday disputed ethics allegations raised by Republican opponent Greg Abbott over promoting her new memoir in the final stretch of the Texas governor's race.
Abbott Says Texas Border Safer Than BeforeAttorney General Greg Abbott praises "measurable and meaningful results" from the $1.3 million per week in added border security spending.
Nugent Goes On Campaign Trail For Republican Texas Gubernatorial HopefulRepublican Greg Abbott welcomed salty-tongued rocker Ted Nugent to his campaign for Texas governor on Tuesday but claimed ignorance about inflammatory remarks his polarizing surrogate has made on immigration and women.