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Katy resident convicted of hiding undocumented immigrants inside furniture. #txlege, Texas is #1 in America for job growth rate. Wages are rising in a big way too. #txlege
More than $12M worth of meth seized in Texas. Thanks to the Border Patrol for their daily vigilance to combat the i…
Election fraud allegations are not limited to one political party. Regardless of who is involved in illegal voting…
2019 Mayors complain that limiting their ability to raise property taxes will limit their ability to provide essent… must evaluate the importance of an independent judiciary free from politics. We need judges devoted to the co…
Mexico deports MS-13 gang members found in caravan near Texas border. #txlege
@Startelegram is wrong again. If they read my budget or the House & Senate Budgets they’d see we ARE planning to sp… have a white squirrel at the Governor’s Mansion we named Q-Tip. Today Q-Tip has a Valentine!
Gov. @GregAbbott_TX met with the @TXGOPCaucus this week to discuss property tax reform and thank us for our efforts…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottA special Valentines Day card from Pancake & Peaches. ⁦@TexasPancake⁩ #ValentinesDay’s decision to flee NYC because of the liberal backlash is a warning to those pushing socialism: hostility to… property taxes are forcing Texans out of their homes. After living in a comfortable South Austin home… fugitives listed on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Program, including 15 convicted sex offenders, were arrested in 201…"Property tax reform is sorely needed in Texas." This is a fight between people paying taxes and the politicians sp…
Happy 22nd birthday to my wonderful daughter. are expanding our crack-down on dangerous gangs: "Smith County officials give green light to Abbott's new region… to Fred Rangel for leading the first round of voting for House District 125 Special Election. He wi…
Only 5 out of 43 governors received A’s for fiscal policies, cutting spending, & taxes. Guess what grade Texas got.… strongly support a Level 1 Trauma Center in the Rio Grande Valley. It's unacceptable that severely injured patien… Tax Reform swiftly passes out of Texas Senate committee & heads to entire Senate. We are one step closer t… reading --> "Our view: Abbott's emergency items right on target for Texans" #txlege mess with Texas!
Thanks Jeff. You’re doing a great job for your constituents this session. #txlege to the Richardson Chamber of Commerce for inviting me to speak about Texas’ economic success & about the nee… had a banner year in terms of job creation. Last year we added more than 1,000 new jobs EACH DAY. #txlege crude oil production breaks all-time record. #txlege Rep. Ashby: "Increasing teacher pay, bolstering school safety & providing property tax relief were included… Representative Brooks Landgraf for your leadership in Austin to help reform property taxes and school financ… you agree that Property Taxes are too high. Join our effort to rein in Property taxes in Texas. Contact your sta… session we are advancing the most significant mental health legislation in decades. We will modernize the way…
Here’s Peaches-the First Puppy of Texas- on her first plane ride. She is solid gold on the campaign trail.
Yes, this is Texas' best hope in years for improving education, increasing teacher pay, and reforming property taxe…,000 pounds of methamphetamine seized at Pharr port of entry. One of the most important roles Border Patrol plays… Worth Realtor says: “I get phone calls at least once a week, if not more, that people are going to have to sell… Border Patrol agents stopped a smuggling attempt by two undocumented immigrants and another man with previous…
Border arrests up 85 percent over same period last year. We thank the US Customs and Border Protection for their t… you know that your Mayor testified AGAINST property tax reform. He wants to keep your property taxes high.… IS ready to toughen sexual assault laws. It will happen this session. #txlege"Property tax growth is killing homeowners and businesses in Texas." That's what Montgomery Co. Commissioner James…
“I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore,” Fran Rhodes of Fort Worth said about her property tax bill.… was so proud to honor this trail-blazing entrepreneur at the State of the State. Her juice is now sold at Whole F… wan't more regions of Texas to have these gang fighting task forces, including in Tyler. All Texans should be saf… post was connected to this editorial from Beaumont: are confused about tax law. 1st you say "state officials don’t control local tax rates to begin with." Then you… job Senator Bettencourt. Education dollars should go to teachers and classrooms, not tax-funded water parks.… ask: what’s going on at Eagle Pass? Below is a picture & statement showing that TX Dept. of Public Safety is…
I want to crack down on dangerous gangs in all parts of our state: "Texas Governor Greg Abbott called for 2 new ant… Jeff for working so hard for your constituents to make their lives better. should make all Texans proud. During this morning's State of the State address, Governor @GregAbbott_TX pointe…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottProperty Tax Reform Now. Republicans, Democrats & Independents overwhelming agree to limit the ability of local aut… Rep. Burrows for your effective and tireless work on Property Tax Reform. #txlege jobs coming to East Texas. U.S. Steel to restart East Texas mill and fill 140 jobs. #txlege via @kytxcbs19This disgusting rape isn't tolerated in Texas. We won't deport him, just to have him return. Instead, he'll spend t… up Orange & Maroon Day with Longhorn Governor @GregAbbott_TX. Thanks to all the @TAMU and @UTAustin alumn…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottThanks Speaker. We look forward to working with you to make Texas even better.
The National Guard and the Texas Department of Public Safety are already there. They are working with both local an… is excellent. Collin County takes a step toward ensuring property tax reform for their taxpayers. At the same… is outstanding. Thanks @USNavy: Navy announces USS Kingsville in honor of town’s longtime support. #txlege
Watch until the end. Peaches gets excited about the #PuppyBowl.
This editorial is so uniformed. 1st we put local control where it belongs, with Taxpayers. 2nd if you read the bill… is so wrong. Property-tax reform would only impact streets & public safety if local governments budget irrespo…
The Texas economy is larger than most of the COUNTRY economies in the world.'m proud to work with the commanders of the 15 military installations in Texas to ensure their bases remain strong…, our youngest puppy, has turned 1. This is a picture of her on the day I first brought her to the Governor’…
Almost every day Cartels exploit our porous border & inadequate laws to smuggle in people they often exploit for mo… you tired of waiting in line for a driver license? Those long lines are absurd! We are going to fix it this ses… voter fraud prosecution by Texas Attorney General. A woman is accused of using a dead person's identity to vot…
Dallas-Ft. Worth topped the country in new construction jobs in 2018. The Texas economic engine continues to roar.…
"Transforming a school through teacher compensation and leadership." This teacher provides insight about how we can… deported & previously convicted Guatemalan immigrant caught at El Paso border trying to re-enter. Border…
Human trafficking crack down in Houston nets 20 arrests. #txlege #HumanTrafficking thanking @GovAbbott for contacting us to offer concerns and prayers for the wounded @HoustonPolice officers. #Houston
Retweeted by Greg Abbott5 brave Houston police officers have been shot in the line of duty. Keep them in your prayers. #BackTheBlue #txlege
Thank you @GovAbbott for hosting today’s Texas Military Summit. No state supports its military and veterans like Te…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottI saw this and wanted to pass it on.
Another illegal immigrant who illegally voted in Texas is headed to prison—this time in federal court. Illegal voti… grieve for this mother. Her son should still be alive today. I told her that her son’s murder will spur us to ens… inappropriate student-teacher relationships are obscene. They are illegal. They must stop. They must be prose…
Thanks to Attorney General Paxton and the Secretary of State for uncovering and investigating this illegal vote reg… Fraud faces stiff penalties in Texas. An illegal immigrant in Texas who used a stolen ID to vote at his local… Federal Credit Union to create nearly 600 new jobs in San Antonio. #txlege we hosted the Ambassador from Australia. As a gift he gave me a vial of soil from the battlefield where Ameri…
Texas is giving a break to veterans who work for the federal government and haven't been paid because of the shutdo…
Texas construction employment reaches a record high. The state's construction employment grew the most of any state… help combat opioid abuse Texas has launched website to inform Texans what they can do to help prevent prescripti… meetings today, Governor! Working together, under your leadership, I’m confident we can deliver BIG for Texas…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottPro-life Governor @GregAbbott_TX declares today Sanctity of Human Life Day. "The Lone Star State stands as a beacon…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottMany thanks to @GregAbbott_TX for taking time to discuss school finance reform and property tax reform with us toda…
Retweeted by Greg AbbottTexas is doing more to crack down on human trafficking. Today I announced $18 million in grants to combat human tra… on school finance and property tax reforms today with @StephanieKlick @Scott_SanfordTX @JaredLPatterson
Houston case reveals extortion, death threats among brutal tactics employed by human traffickers. This is part of t… air taxis and drones, Fort Worth-based Bell wants to fly into the future. Luther King Jr. inspired hope throughout the entire nation & that beacon still burns bright in Texas. Today…
Non-citizen indicted for voting illegally in Texas. The Texas Attorney General is aggressively prosecuting illegal…
A mother whose son was killed by an illegal immigrant writes: “In my home state of Texas alone over a quarter milli… ended 2018 with a record high number of Texans with jobs and a record low jobless rate. Texas is the place fo… is amazing. The turn out was phenomenal.