Friday, January 30th, 2015

Greg Abbott's file

Abbott

Republican from Texas

Greg Abbott won election as governor of Texas in November 2014, carrying 59 percent of the vote. Abbott, a former member of the Texas Supreme Court, served three terms as the state's attorney general before being succeeded by Ken Paxton in early 2015.

Abbott's statements by ruling

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Greg Abbott's website

Recent statements involving Greg Abbott

Recent stories featuring Greg Abbott

Greg Abbott gets a promise meter

Gov. Greg Abbott didn't list his campaign promises in his inaugural address.

 

But we compiled nearly 100 of his promises in the new Abbott-O-Meter.

 

See the Abbott-O-Meter.

In Context: Greg Abbott's vow to lift Texas universities into nation's top 10

Texas’ governor-elect is California dreaming a little by vowing to lift Texas universities in national rankings.

 

Is it an easy reach?

Mailbag: 'What is this – something like the immaculate immigration?'

Ever get behind on mail? We sure did.

 

Open the mailbag, Arthur.

Republicans rolled in Texas; not everyone fact-checked yet

John Cornyn and Greg Abbott were among the Republicans who won every race for statewide office again -- the kind of sweep that Texas voters have touched off every year since 1996.

 

We've got work ahead. Not all the winners have extensive Truth-O-Meter report cards.

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