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Greg Abbott

48th Governor of Texas


Greg Abbott
Greg Abbott

Gregory Wayne Abbott is an American politician and lawyer serving as the 48th governor of Texas since 2015. A member of the Republican Party, he served as 50th attorney general of Texas from 2002 to 2015. He is the third governor of any U.S. state to permanently use a wheelchair. He is also the first governor in Texas history with a known disability. Abbott was elected governor in 2014 and re-elected in 2018 with 59 and 56 percent of the vote, respectively.

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