Governor Greg Abbott released a video message to mark the 6-month anniversary of when Hurricane Harvey made landfall. In it, he reminds viewers that “no force of nature is more powerful than Texans helping Texans.”

Governor Abbott thanks those who came to the aid of Texans in need during the hurricane and its aftermath, and he reaffirms the state’s focus on rebuilding so that Texas is even stronger than it was before Harvey hit.

You can view the entire message from Governor Abbott below:


In the people of Texas, Hurricane Harvey more than met its match. Inspired by your resilience these past 6 months, our commitment to help families recover and communities rebuild is stronger than ever. Together, we are #TexasStrong.

Posted by Office of the Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday, February 25, 2018