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Posted on: March 11, 2022

Governor Abbott Touts Texas Economic Exceptionalism At “Why Texas?” Fireside Chat


Office of the Texas Governor | Greg Abbott | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today touted the Lone Start State's booming economy and world-class, diverse workforce during the "Why Texas?" fireside chat on economic development in Austin. The Governor was joined by Rex CEO, Peter Rex, and the discussion was hosted and moderated by Texas Economic Development Corporation (TxEDC) President and CEO Robert Allen. 

During the fireside chat, the Governor highlighted Texas' reputation as the top destination in America for opportunity, freedom, and innovation. He also pointed to the Lone Star State's most valuable resources that attract more people and businesses to Texas: our diverse and skilled workforce and our roots in traditional American values.

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