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Texas Governor Greg Abbott's Personal Twitter Feed

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On April 21, 1836, Sam Houston & the Texian Army defeated Santa Anna & the Mexican Army at the Battle of San Jacint… https://t.co/AILJuKRwDnA good day to connect the sports and religious worlds. (Of course, in Texas, sports is a religion.) https://t.co/8O37Z5oQ0s
4/22
2019
The Democrats' refusal to support children born alive will haunt them in the upcoming elections. Republicans are on… https://t.co/H9hVdrL6zaPerformance and quality, not politics, should decide who's a judge in Texas. #txlege https://t.co/uPe3CgLD10Downtown New York for Easter 1956. May we never forget that we were created as one nation under God. https://t.co/V6efxcZv22Thank you for upholding the role of a District Attorney. https://t.co/ot7cW8tlhSWhile you're at it, why don't you call on the House to reform a broken immigration system? Senators & Representativ… https://t.co/m3qTBNbxt1Papers must learn the Constitution. 10th Amend. is guiding principle "The powers not delegated to the U.S. by the C… https://t.co/JqsubLXTLkDon't buy this paper's suggestion at the end that Texas needs an income tax. Not going to happen. Government at all… https://t.co/TgiEVlD9qWLaw Enforcement and government leaders agree that the Dallas District Attorney's proposal not to prosecute theft of… https://t.co/27s5Gz8P2WOur family appreciates @GovAbbott & and First Lady Cecilia Abbott for hosting this year’s Easter egg hunt at the Te… https://t.co/tGBSRvf1qn
Retweeted by Greg AbbottMore Texans have jobs than ever before. The Texas labor force tops 14 million for the first time as monthly job gro… https://t.co/Kc9RGqdS9G
4/21
2019
Obituary from Friday: https://t.co/pwfSS4lQ74 via @SlideShare https://t.co/XpPIgawh98
4/20
2019
That’s exactly right and why I urge others to get on board with my property tax reform plan. It does more than any… https://t.co/cPpgQYEiO5The Easter Egg Hunt is a favorite tradition at the Governor’s Mansion. We have fond memories when our daughter did… https://t.co/zr3YKTdTlDPerfectly said. https://t.co/ozL1Bgq3wQHave a blessed Good Friday. #GoodFriday2019 https://t.co/orbDjTh31X2 get prison for immigrant smuggling that led to 2 deaths. You can expect more prosecutions, but Congress must fund… https://t.co/3LYfx3azvZ
4/19
2019
Occupational licenses are a government barrier to work & job killer. We must continue to lead in job creation and h… https://t.co/Bi7P9NBgw1TEXANS: Some dangerous weather is streaking across our state from north of Amarillo to south of Austin. Stay alert… https://t.co/PNk9IzHvoxDelighted to have the wonderful Ambassador ⁦@NikkiHaley⁩ in Texas. She has powerful words for the role America play… https://t.co/YnDAxBLzvH
4/18
2019
I admire the Ellis Co. DA stance against the reckless idea by the Dallas DA to not prosecute theft < $750. "If the… https://t.co/S4KYKhokxCI issued a disaster declaration for East Texas counties hit by storms. I thank 1st responders & local officials in… https://t.co/wjGwzr25ieWe had the annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Governor’s Mansion and Pancake came dressed for the party. ⁦@TexasPancake⁩ https://t.co/7GLLwfqmEbThe Galveston Co. District Attorney is investigating possible voter fraud by non-citizens. It’s always appropriate… https://t.co/m4OG0w9PFLBorder Patrol apprehends 35 Hondurans near Presidio, Texas. We thank the @CBP for always being on the job. https://t.co/dNtcXbumbuIn Texas we support the lives of innocent children. The Texas House voted 93-1 for the Born Alive Act. "A baby who… https://t.co/yFWCNLVrNTCalifornia city begins universal basic income experiment. Recipients will receive $500 a month with no conditions s… https://t.co/ri0zbXhf2FIn Texas we #BackTheBlue. “It was a good day for cops at the Texas Capitol, as separate bills to create a student l… https://t.co/lPLhWvfX5p
4/17
2019
Excellent news. Texas House unanimously passes Dallas Rep. Victoria Neave’s bill to end state’s rape kit backlog.… https://t.co/DCGFbY0ZT1 @KarmaGDMFgeddon Glad to have you here @Monica_Sells21 Great to have you here @realBobPlanet Remember, the "real" part of it won't kick in until the law finally passes and goes into effect. Tha… https://t.co/mJtV5c3mOA @ATX_PATRIOT @Shannon63081192 Glad to have you here. We are dog lovers too. @Childlikefaaith @Tea4Freedom We're glad you are here @WillichCassy glad to have you here @dynamite_scott Welcome to TX @NeyNeyByers We're glad you're here @CurtisFDickinso welcome to Texas @EddieWins_ Glad to have you here @RogerSt415 Proud to have you here @txtheater Proud to have you here @WhitakerAl We're glad to have you here @Shannon63081192 You fit right in. @AHeath56 We're glad you think so & glad to have you here. @ZEO5520 You'll fit right in. @trueholygoat You're a capitalist. We are proud to have you.RT if you’re a proud homegrown Texan. https://t.co/UNs7KP9L01Property Tax Reform Step 1 delivered by the Texas Senate today. They passed limits on the ability of taxing authori… https://t.co/9hyvXh0g8II'm very proud of the RGV working together on this road building solution. This can further advance the region with… https://t.co/wCIQ2Nrk3I
4/16
2019
First lady of Texas, Cecilia Abbott, will lead the Houston Polish Festival. https://t.co/ui3NSRwt9MCommentary: Judicial selection reforms are long overdue in Texas. Every living current or former Chief Justice of t… https://t.co/2UgRnff7wBWe raised the homestead exemption 2 sessions ago & no one feels the benefit of that tax relief because it was erode… https://t.co/oQ6hmZEqFuOn tax day this year let’s focus on property tax reform in Texas. If you agree that skyrocketing property taxes mus… https://t.co/iQKkO2vAZUThanks for taking the bait. TX provides for the hungry & needy through TANF & other programs. You proved my point.… https://t.co/kcDZHXfWACProperty tax itself is unfair. Any amount. What it boils down to is, the government owns it , not you. Period!!!!!… https://t.co/5xKWqPGNMGDallas Co. District Attorney stokes crime by refusing to prosecute theft of personal items worth less than $750. If… https://t.co/ktvaPn9meb
4/15
2019
I believe the tax appraiser should be subject to election every two years so you can fire your tax appraiser if the… https://t.co/oJ7sUYY9XJThis helps explain how the Texas property tax system is unfair to us all and must be reformed. We want to reform ap… https://t.co/txsrNpk2RGHave a blessed Palm Sunday. https://t.co/mvHt378Ldf
4/14
2019
Today we honored the first responders & civilians who died while working to save others during the explosion and fi… https://t.co/cMaLxd8LWgWe must stop sick and predatory health care providers who violate their patients’ trust. Pass SB 1259 #txlegehttps://t.co/wdoQxv86efThe money used to reduce property taxes is used to buy down/reduce your property tax rate. There are many appraisal… https://t.co/U9Lw3jKSfHIf you rent an apartment or a house part of that cost is property taxes. Wherever you buy anything (groceries, clot… https://t.co/TEKqYn3JRvIf my property tax reform passes it will reduce your M&O tax rate by 16% in the first year & decrease it an additio… https://t.co/JnJ60Ezw7xWe can use current revenue to buy down your property tax rate several % points. IF the choice is to increase sales… https://t.co/NRWafGoFdOThe full plan is 3 parts. 1. Appraisal reform to address the skyrocketing appraisals. 2. Use billions of dollars to… https://t.co/t6NW4PwNKYThe tax bill you recieved is based on current law. We're working this session to change that law & lower property t… https://t.co/HZKH1TYsL6 @watchingfreedom The tax bill you recieved is based on current law. We're working this session to change that law &… https://t.co/6qmgVLJJQ4
4/13
2019
@GregAbbott_TX @Brett_Bailz Thank @GregAbbott_TX for standing up not just for me but for every conservative student… https://t.co/twrQWyC3Vk
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4/12
2019
Government programs often become more expensive over time. Medicare for All is growing without even having gotten i… https://t.co/QgTZFE9dg2
Retweeted by Greg AbbottToday the President was allocated about $2 billion to begin building the wall. Initial plans focus on Texas. Also… https://t.co/ioccOy2FLYTexas moves to become next state to protect free speech on college campuses. https://t.co/V0PuPkXPS7I truly question if taxpayers should still fund schools like this. There’s no place in Texas for this. Our state… https://t.co/Db5KiHXjcHThe 'Catastrophically harmful' property tax bill is the one local governments send to taxpayers. Tomorrow, legislat… https://t.co/ysoXBM8ISz
4/11
2019
The Republican Party Platform calls for using a sales tax to get rid of the Maintenance & Operation part of propert… https://t.co/AsszGQ9MhhSan Antonio leaders are fighting against giving taxpayers the authority to reduce the property tax increases impose… https://t.co/c2sF93cbmO“Texans demanded bold reform for real property tax cuts and it appears @GregAbbott_TX, @DanPatrick &… https://t.co/yKnOuyMaxi
Retweeted by Greg AbbottTexas National Guard sets up concertina wire at El Paso border bridges. https://t.co/h825Q4Fd6lWe need to stop surprise medical bills and stop the hit to credit scores. Pass bipartisan SB 1264 & HB 3933… https://t.co/39m2WwBPVpThe Texas Senate passed a bill upholding free speech on college campuses. I look forward to signing it into law. https://t.co/F6fpJiktTvWe work every day honing strategies to pass immediate and lasting property tax relief. Thanks to these members of t… https://t.co/wsUn6e1hNI
4/10
2019
States are rising up against the recklessness of sanctuary city policies. Texas and other states have banned them.… https://t.co/CU507xblJXWatching the finish - Go Tech! #GunsUp @GovAbbott @RepDennisBonnen @FrulloForTexas https://t.co/w08jPJ6T5o
Retweeted by Greg AbbottWished for a different outcome tonight for @TexasTechMBB but am so proud of their run, their season, and the way th… https://t.co/JHiLbIvW24
Retweeted by Greg AbbottExtremely proud of the Texas Tech Red Raiders! A remarkable season! All Red Raiders should be filled with pride...… https://t.co/qbY9n4Gat9Enjoying a Red Raider watch party with the Texas House. #WreckEm ⁦@TexasTechMBB⁩ #GunsUp https://t.co/CBjtaZA9hAI’m with the Texas Senate at a Texas Tech Red Raider watch party. #WreckEm #GunsUp ⁦@TexasTechMBB⁩ ⁦@TexasTech⁩ https://t.co/cGg9FctEie
4/9
2019
Texas Department of Public Safety does a great job helping to secure the border on the water, on land & in the air.… https://t.co/bgt2P6nF64Mobile haircuts are illegal in Texas even if the barber is licensed. That’s not right. That’s California! SB 1394… https://t.co/jxQZit4ZnYThe Permian Basin Is Now The World's Top Oil Producer. Everything is bigger in Texas. https://t.co/vynz2xYv6DMood right now. #WreckEm https://t.co/qZ56YP6dpkHJR 122 by Rep. Burns is being heard today. It focuses on prohibiting unfunded mandates which is part of my propert… https://t.co/qVGNulNn45Here’s a recent picture of DPS working along side @CBP at the Rio Grande at the border. https://t.co/tUT86ij95bThanks for asking. I have the National Guard at the border right now. Additionally I have deployed hundreds of Depa… https://t.co/OZNSZFJGkaCongratulations to Baylor Women’s Basketball on winning the #NationalChampionship. Great win by fabulous team. Te… https://t.co/MzMsGxay3J
4/8
2019
#GunsUp. It’s what we do. #WreckEm https://t.co/G7qT4xs9LwPrayers for the DPS Trooper shot in the line of duty. Swift justice for the shooter. @TxDPS #BackTheBlue https://t.co/dIBZrrB4ZlGreat to join you and all the guests at the Clark Co. Lincoln Day Dinner. Great group of patriots. https://t.co/77vXhJYAodParty time in Lubbock, Texas tonight. https://t.co/okgskW2Kh9
4/7
2019

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