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Greg Abbott

AKA Gregory Wayne Abbott

Born: 13-Nov-1957
Birthplace: Wichita Falls, TX

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Texas

Paraplegic attorney and judge elected Governor of Texas in 2014, succeeding Rick Perry. Falsely blamed renewable energy for the disastrous February 2021 power outages that were largely due to the failure of the government to require winterization of natural gas, coal, and other traditional power plants.

Father: Calvin Roger Abbott (stockbroker, b. 5-Jun-1925, d. 2-Jul-1974 heart attack)
Mother: Doris Lechristia Jacks (b. 1926, d. 2002)
Wife: Cecilia Phalen (school principal, m. 1981)
Daughter: Audrey (adopted)

    High School: Duncanville High School, Duncanville, TX
    University: BBA Finance, University of Texas at Austin
    Law School: JD, Vanderbilt University
    Adjunct Professor: Law, University of Texas at Austin

    Governor of Texas (2015-)
    Attorney General of Texas (2002-15)
    Bracewell & Giuliani Attorney (2001-02)
    Texas State Supreme Court (1995-2001)
    Texas State Official State District Judge (1992-95)
    Butler & Binion Attorney (1984-92)

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