Valley Town Crier: CMR. BUSH SPEAKS AT FINANCIAL LITERACY CONFERENCE
McALLEN – Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush spoke at Educational Service District Region One’s Financial Literacy Conference to students learning about the importance of the value of a dollar and how finance works. Earlier this year, Commissioner Bush dedicated 2019 to “A Conversation with our Future,” engaging with schoolchildren, parents and teachers across the […]
KIII TV: Vessel Turn-in program looking to save environment
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The city of Corpus Christi along with the Texas General Land Office, Solid Waste, and Texas Parks and Wildlife want to collect your rundown, old vessel to make sure it does not have a negative impact on the environment or bring down property values. You are invited out for the free […]
Texas Border Business: Cmr. Bush Speaks at Financial Literacy Conference in McAllen Texas
MCALLEN, TX – Today, Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush spoke atEducational Service District Region One’s Financial Literacy Conference to students learning about the importance of the value of a dollar and how finance works. Click here to read more.
Texas Tribune: Texas General Land Office releases plan for $5 billion in disaster relief
The city of Houston is set to receive a little over $1 billion in federal block grants for Harvey recovery, according to the Texas General Land Office’s newly released disaster relief action plan. Click here to read more.
Campus Reform: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, Land Comm. George P. Bush slam student gov.’s attempt to ban Turning Point USA
Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush also tweeted support for the Turning Point chapter, calling the matter a “blatant disregard of free speech and a move to silence the conservative voice on campus.” Click here to read more.
Midland Reporter-Telegram: Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush visits Milam Elementary
Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush works with Milam students. Students wore white gloves just as archivists at the General Land Office do when handling artifacts such as maps. Click here to read more.
Big Country: George P. Bush speaks to Wylie Government students
ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Texas General Land Office Commissioner George P. Bush visited the Key City Thursday to speak to Wylie students. Commissioner Bush stopped by Mr. Hattaway’s Government class to discuss his role in the General Land Office and leadership. Click here to read more.
Houston Chronicle: Pilot program helps Forest Cove resident return home
PREPS was launched in partnership between the Texas General Land Office and Federal Emergency Management Agency to fund up to $20,000 of basic repairs for qualifying single-family homes. Approximately 18,500 qualified homeowners have opted to participate in PREPS. There are still a few more thousand homes to complete, but Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush […]
San Antonio Express News: Lege should let master plan do its work
Among the worst of the Alamo legislation — and Biedermann’s entry is in this category— is one by Rep. Steve Toth, R-The Woodlands, that would switch management from the General Land Office to the Texas Historical Commission. That in itself is not necessarily a controversial move, but it would return the Daughters of the Republic […]