The Texas State Guard Engineers in these photographs were working TDY with Joint Task Force Engineer 176 to assess existing medical facilities as part of the COVID-19 response effort. The TXSG is one of the three components of the Texas Military Departmen... read more

Friends, with the President signing the $2.2 trillion CARES act on Friday we can finally say with certainty that more help is in the way. This stimulus package will help individuals and small business continue to make ends meet without having to completel... read more

Thursday, (March 19th), I joined a number of my colleagues on the Texas Lege Tourism Caucus in signing a letter to Gov. Abbott requesting greater latitude for Texas restaurants concerning TABC state liquor licensing requirements and sales taxes payments d... read more

Governor Abbott announced Monday morning that he is waiving STAAR testing for the 2019-2020 school year and will be requesting a federal waiver from the U.S. Department of Education. This weekend, I was on a call with TEA Commissioner Mike Morath about th... read more