Former Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Abbott to Lead Statewide Organization
Statewide Honor Recognizes Economic Impact and Achievement
Governor Greg Abbott today joined President Donald Trump and Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge to announce Charter’s commitment to bring thousands of jobs back to America from overseas.
Tracye McDaniel announced plans to depart her position as President and CEO of the Texas Economic Development Corporation effective March 22, 2017.
Governor Greg Abbott kicked off SXSW by hosting the 3rd Annual Tech Meetup - Texas Style attended by CEOs & tech industry leaders.
Governor Greg Abbott today met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Houston to discuss energy, trade relations and commercial ties between Texas and Canada. Prime Minister Trudeau met with the Governor while in Texas attending the CERAWeek Conference. During the meeting, the two leaders discussed common goals on energy, trade and education. Additionally, Governor Abbott and Prime Minister Trudeau spoke about the growing importance of entrepreneurship and technology. The meeting concluded with shared optimism of further strengthening this important partnership.
Texas wins Site Selection's 2016 Governor's Cup, marking the state's 5th win in a row and 8th win overall.
The Lone Star State reaffirms its dominance as the most dynamic state economy in the U.S., an energy and exports powerhouse with a seemingly boundless potential for growth.
Watch video highlighting the Governor’s legislative priorities.