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Texas Governor Greg Abbott's Personal Twitter Feed

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So proud of Fulton, Rockport, & the entire Gulf Coast region. They've shown that Texan resilience is mightier than… https://t.co/tgVHIc7pEh
8/25
2019
Today I joined legislators in Fulton & Rockport to celebrate rebuilding from Hurricane Harvey. I signed laws that… https://t.co/zC8ntJ7UD2Marco. You misspelled Texas. https://t.co/008CxhBihp
8/24
2019
Many people—especially women—get unwanted sexually explicit pictures by text or social media. It’s disgusting.… https://t.co/yiwHrKDMY4High School Football is BACK. To all teams & fans...this one’s for you. As Governor, I have officially proclaime… https://t.co/ECyWVEBz50Google Plyler v. Doe. 5 liberals on the Supreme Court ruled that Texas had to provide and fund public education fo… https://t.co/VkU6QDZ3UHHere's the standard response to the reckless way Austin has handled the homeless: "I am a Democrat at heart; I ha… https://t.co/D7MVN6SDBO
8/23
2019
Today we had hearings responding to the tragic shooting in El Paso. We focused on community healing, combating dom… https://t.co/rUXUyEd13dI signed a law today that creates the University of Houston Medical School. Swipe to see @UHouston’s evolution of e… https://t.co/1sIQyknPPuThey have to qualify for FEMA first. So...... https://t.co/r6KlUy4DxIWait til you see the football stadiums. Next level. https://t.co/Zz6Le7SAb1
8/22
2019
Dara. Welcome to Texas! Remember when we worked together to defeat burdensome regulations that Austin imposed on… https://t.co/BZ7lLumqD6Today I signed a bill establishing the @UHouston College of Medicine. This is the next step in this university’s ev… https://t.co/0BUOo8OdJUYou had a tremendous legislative session & deserve re-election. https://t.co/pNRs0itndEUber will set up a major hub in downtown Dallas. Uber is confident it can create 3,000 jobs & pay at least an aver… https://t.co/kcv2egwPVpMORE property tax cuts. Edinburg ISD School Board cuts property tax rate by about 8%... ...& raises teacher salari… https://t.co/LkT4R4YRnkMore tax cuts resulting from HB3 passed during the legislative session. The Cleburne ISD is cutting property taxes… https://t.co/9sj9JlnYCS
8/21
2019
Buc-ee's is teaming up with the Texas Dept. of Transportation’s Don’t Mess With Texas Program to keep Texas clean.… https://t.co/eSn1YrjChNBorder Patrol foils smuggling attempts & seize $2 million in cocaine and marijuana. Thanks ⁦@CBP⁩. https://t.co/BnB4C4epopToday I appointed Ruth Ruggero Hughs to be Texas Secretary of State. As an immigrant to America & now a citizen of… https://t.co/KfRjm258hj
8/20
2019
You’re welcome in Texas as long as you never forget why you fled a liberal state. Texans expect less government,… https://t.co/zM5vsajdncMore good news from the property tax reforms passed this session. Pflugerville ISD to see largest property tax ra… https://t.co/Hm7NSogWQD
8/19
2019
Texas Tech telemedicine improves teens’ mental health in 24 school districts. We’re expanding this program in Te… https://t.co/E8tuDXZLROWe celebrate 99 years of the 19th Amendment. This rightfully ensured that women had a voice and a vote to shape our… https://t.co/Q6Nm7E7Uq5
8/18
2019
From the town hall tonight. I explain why Texas is the most exceptional state in America. We’re gonna keep it t… https://t.co/DtDwg9JGjzFrom the memorial service last night in El Paso. We REMAIN, #ElPasoStrong https://t.co/MLM28EVy6R
8/16
2019
Happy Anniversary to my wonderful wife — the fabulous First Lady of Texas. This is our 38th but it still seems li… https://t.co/4syQ8NwpnGProud to support you. https://t.co/lQO8elnY1NHonored today to be endorsed by @GovAbbott who got 85% of the vote in HD68. Looking forward to working with the Gov… https://t.co/NIkdX3GF2y
Retweeted by Greg AbbottTonight El Paso held a moving memorial service to remember those who were lost and injured. We celebrated the fab… https://t.co/6V7heuQCOs
8/15
2019
Today I announced a Domestic Terrorism Task Force in the wake of the El Paso shooting that killed 22 people. I al… https://t.co/cL8r7N7sSi"I am proud to endorse Angelica Garcia for State Representative, and I am certain that she will be a fearless advoc… https://t.co/vZnuBlcTP9
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8/14
2019
Thank you for the kinds words, Gov. @GregAbbott_TX! Today I proudly announce my re-election bid for #HD71 in the… https://t.co/qBX0c1pGab
Retweeted by Greg AbbottThat is Jaco Booyens, on Life, Liberty & Levin. He produced the film “8 days” Says Governor Abbott is a champion… https://t.co/VsA8FlLIQR
8/13
2019
House Bill 3 raises teacher pay and lowers property tax rates. #txlege https://t.co/l3227vyKwzJust when you thought Simone Biles couldn’t get any better... she does. What an amazing athlete. Proud that she… https://t.co/jmw5IxqhbT
8/12
2019
Violent crime is down 29% in South Dallas since Texas DPS troopers deployed to help Dallas Police. There have been… https://t.co/Mr7KwAeS4r
8/11
2019
Property Tax reforms are showing real results: The Graham Independent School District reduced its property tax rat… https://t.co/PGgxTkt68L
8/9
2019
Texas provided $5 Million to aid El Paso in the immediate response to the domestic terrorism. We will continue to… https://t.co/S1R7SE2QIvWe will get this done. https://t.co/SYG0fQ1GdE
8/8
2019
Today I worked with El Paso legislators to identify solutions to keep El Paso & all Texans safer. We will meet wi… https://t.co/AgmDzkRDZzPerfect night for @BillMillerBarBQ https://t.co/9bMV5Lk8Tx
8/7
2019
The Texas Veterans Commission provides $1 million to help fund much needed veterans' services in Nueces County.… https://t.co/gZfh14lZZ8
8/6
2019
Some Texas justice will be served up. https://t.co/u1IvHraWI6
8/5
2019
This morning, Gov. Greg Abbott ordered Texas flags to be lowered to half-staff in memory of those killed in the El… https://t.co/rMlVWLXvaV
Retweeted by Greg AbbottOur hearts will forever be with the people of El Paso. We pray that God will touch all affected with the healing… https://t.co/QZuoMc8opb
8/4
2019
Now in the beautiful city of El Paso. Texans grieve today for the people of this wonderful place. We unite in s… https://t.co/vpVYye5ejyIn El Paso, the Texas Dept. of Public Safety is assisting local law enforcement & federal authorities to bring this… https://t.co/BjGfYR4FZe“The Green New Deal was crafted in order to seize the economy, not to fix the climate.” "The interesting thing abo… https://t.co/aHmLKNLQ6yTexas = Best https://t.co/zTxSZcd1Lf
8/3
2019
Congratulations to my very first law clerk at the Texas Supreme Court on his confirmation to be a Federal District… https://t.co/g3flqlfAPiMore evidence that Texas' economy is booming. The service sector—which represents most of the conomy—hits 2019 hi… https://t.co/Sf1XgP71A3Decatur ISD cuts property tax rates by almost 7%. This comes after the property tax reforms & reductions this legi… https://t.co/HTcWstHsGm
7/31
2019
The Texas Dept. of Transportation is using $600 million to reduce roadway deaths. The money, an unprecedented $300… https://t.co/6qgGCemyJzAbilene officially ninth city in US to end veteran homelessness. Thank You Abilene for helping those who served o… https://t.co/Ieh0MauMkhTexas is cracking down on 'porch pirates' who steal packages delivered to your front door. The law is about to get… https://t.co/7KlFZImXvOProud to call Texas home. https://t.co/EfcvsfZSo4The Texas National Guard joins San Benito to wage war on drug havens in the Rio Grande Valley In September, the… https://t.co/vE5INF7GmZ
7/30
2019
Repeat DWI offenders are released back onto the streets endangering Texans. "In 2017, 39% of all fatal crashes in… https://t.co/0yhXvSwVKK
7/29
2019
28 known gang members arrested during 'Operation Gang Busters' Texas has ZERO TOLERANCE for gang members who threa… https://t.co/YUVnyrcJvZHave a blessed Sunday. https://t.co/dA5EQLdE2C
7/28
2019
Happy birthday to my mom. We lost her last decade, but she remains ever present in our lives. https://t.co/lUrVlmJyAmFormer Mexican police officer indicted for trafficking enough fentanyl to kill 10 million. He was pulled over by… https://t.co/ozpdPkyChs
7/27
2019
More teacher pay raises & property tax cuts stemming from the laws Texas passed this session. Hutto ISD announces… https://t.co/FTDFpdBFDyTexans—Your hard work has powered our state to the 2nd fastest growing GDP in America. Our economy is on 🔥🔥🔥!!!… https://t.co/p71C12c5g9
7/26
2019
From being a leading advocate for property tax relief to reforming our public education system, @MattShaheen can be… https://t.co/yIhSiadsV3
Retweeted by Greg AbbottOn #NationalTequilaDay I’m sippin’ on my favorite. It’s a product of George Strait. https://t.co/5qi9MVUJpR
7/25
2019
@candynoble was a difference maker in the Texas House of Representatives. She helped deliver property tax reforms,… https://t.co/51ioM9dDw0
7/24
2019
I had the pleasure to meet one of our young Texans, Levi. Check out the Lone Star boots. https://t.co/om36ZW8IU9That does it. I believe in less government. But allowing these scooters on crowded interstate highways is bad go… https://t.co/Rj6RcpQyAUThanks Matt for helping to get the Fragile Kids bill to my desk. https://t.co/yuVdz6SCfs
7/23
2019
Yes, Texans, you’re really that good. You created more jobs than any state in America. And our unemployment rat… https://t.co/iDPLgt9CdoCongratulations to the City of Abilene on successfully addressing Veterans' Homelessness. Other cities should foll… https://t.co/tHgct52ojM
7/21
2019
We celebrate another example of American exceptionalism. Spurred by freedom, the American people have consistentl… https://t.co/sJaFeMLxwaThe 14 most popular Governors in America have one thing in common.... ....they are all Republican. Republicans… https://t.co/1eTscTKLMFStudents came to the Capitol to testify that government shouldn’t prevent them from selling lemonade. We agreed!… https://t.co/tSyiF4Ovdm
7/20
2019
This looks like #TopGun2 might be better than the first #TopGun. https://t.co/cNvVH2o3hoToday I signed the ⁦@ChickfilA⁩ law in Texas. And, had a great lunch. No business should be discriminated again… https://t.co/NU78gxbgT1
7/19
2019
In some states leaders support abortion until the last minute of pregnancy — even after a child is born. Not in T… https://t.co/u3AWG0gvntAnother example of an ISD proposing teacher pay raises while CUTTING PROPERTY TAX RATES These just now appear in p… https://t.co/ArP693ALbsTexas Property Tax Reform delivers raises for teachers & relief for homeowners. For example: "Richardson ISD tea… https://t.co/e4ZTnEw410Today I formally signed a law that protects Texans from surprise medical bills. Texas is now a national leader in… https://t.co/6ZYn5yqaos
7/18
2019
Have you ever been burdened by sky high surprise medical bills? Texas now boasts the nation’s strongest laws to sh… https://t.co/NpjOKIIKaC
7/16
2019
We had that word with Twitter today. We are working on solutions to ensure posts are seen. https://t.co/W1oQU2FHVgThis soldier gave his life for our country. We remember our heroes. God Bless America. https://t.co/hDBQUede9tTexas has an out-sized impact on the U.S. economy. 25% of all U.S. office construction in the last decade was in… https://t.co/sdLbVFoy3FThis day 35 years ago my back was broken & I was paralyzed forever. Little did I know I would one day be Governor… https://t.co/4yxeSCU83E
7/15
2019
SHHH Texans! Keep this between us. But I thought you'd want to know. Texas continues its reputation as a low tax… https://t.co/mnMFLeT9wAThe American flag is more than fabric. It’s the universal symbol of freedom. It’s a reminder that we are the la… https://t.co/Irmz0Xr5uQTalk about a perfect time to be taking a video... #blackout https://t.co/1feFikirgu
7/14
2019
We send prayers to the people of Louisiana who are battling #HurricaneBarry2019. We also send help. Texas sent… https://t.co/1vmmC1EqjII dare @AOC or any Presidential candidate to support this anti-American act. In fact they must all condemn it.… https://t.co/g9ORYtDwcJMultiple reports say Twitter categorized my Blue Angels post as sensitive. Just another way Twitter is erecting c… https://t.co/yrY6M7xyw5I’ve always loved watching the Blue Angels. They inspire the precision and power that makes the U.S. military the… https://t.co/U9Gho4N31xAustin is moving forward with monthly cleanups of homeless camps. 65 different locations are targeted at least onc… https://t.co/Qp75vLEVnN
7/13
2019
We help our neighbors in time of need. Texas has deployed resources to Louisiana ahead of Tropical Storm Barry. A… https://t.co/G41Z2goZFpTexas is enforcing the ban on sanctuary cities. Here’s the latest in the legal battle against San Antonio. This… https://t.co/6H1SVQvQor
7/12
2019
Thank You AT&T 👏👏 AT&T will introduce automatic blocking for robocalls. #txlege https://t.co/p5oxsaXOJHJust wait till these frustrated citizens learn that Austin still bans homeless camping AT CITY HALL. Mayor Adler a… https://t.co/Y7fCC3K7AK
7/11
2019
Today I’m at the Emergency Operation Center preparing the state for the storm in the Gulf. Some predict the stor… https://t.co/KakJhDAWMd
7/10
2019

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