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Published by A.H. Belo Corp., Communications Center in Dallas .
Written in English



  • Texas


  • Governors -- Texas -- Biography.,
  • Texas -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesTexas almanac.
Statementprepared by the Texas almanac.
LC ClassificationsF385 .G68 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p. :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1501504M
ISBN 100914511173
LC Control Number93179685

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Get this from a library! Governors of Texas. [Paul Bolton] -- Contains bios of Texas Governors from James Pinckney Henderson () through Beauford A. Jester (). The governor of Texas is the head of the executive branch of Texas's government and the commander-in-chief of the state's military governor has the power to either approve or veto bills passed by the Texas Legislature, and to convene the governor may grant pardons in cases other than impeachment (but only when recommended by the Board of Inaugural holder: James Pinckney Henderson, As in the story of the Fergusons, The Governors of Texas offers political and biographical information on each Texas governor from the period of French control through Thus the progression towards statehood and beyond is clearly visible in this history of the individuals who took great pride in serving as their state's chief executive Author: Ross Phares. Texas Governors. The governor of Texas is the chief executive officer of the state elected by citizens every four years. The duties and responsibilities of the governor include serving as commander-in-chief of the state’s military forces; convening special sessions of the legislature for specific purposes; delivering to the legislature at the beginning of each regular session a .

  The state of Texas holds an interesting and important place in the history of the United States, and this volume explores those men and women who have helped to shape the course of the state by serving as example, Miriam V. Ferguson (, ) was the first Author: Ross Phares. Hundreds of books have been published on other Texas governors, but nothing of substance on these two husband and wife governors. During the years after the Civil War, only Democrats had success in Texas politics, and James Ferguson took /5(6). The following is a list of the current governors of the states and territories of the United of there are 26 Republicans and 24 Democrats holding the office of governor in the states. There are 4 Democrats and 1 Republican (one is also a member of the New Progressive Party) as governor of United States Territories and Mayor of the District of Columbia.   A new coronavirus (nCoV) was recently detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and is causing an outbreak of respiratory illness. The nCoV outbreak began in December , and Chinese health officials have reported thousands of ‑nCoV infections in China, including some that resulted in death. Many other countries have identified cases of .