"We will pray as one united people for the future of the state and the future of this country", Abbott said.
"It's a long way to go".
"Your governor and his team have done an incredible job for the people of Texas, and we commend you", Pence said.
Pence said the Trump administration was "with you and we will stay with you until Rockport and all of southeast Texas come back". "The challenges will be great but we know that the generosity and the prayers and the faith of the people of Texas and the American people will be greater still".
Pence wore work gloves and helped clear away tree limbs and debris. Residents of Rockport were among the first in the US hit by Harvey.
Pence is traveling with the secretaries of labor, transportation, energy and veterans affairs along with the acting DHS secretary.
"I called the President on Air Force II this morning and I asked him what he wanted me to tell you, and he just said, 'Just tell them we love Texas'".
Pence is traveling to the tiny coastal town of Rockport, Texas, on Thursday to see the devastation caused by the hurricane-turned-tropical depression that set a rainfall record and severely flooded the Houston area.
The vice president is expected to meet with victims of the storm during a tour of the region, a trip that will be different than the president's initial visit, which focused on the federal government's coordination with state and local officials.
He plans to return to Texas on Saturday and could also make a stop in Louisiana, which is now being lashed by Harvey's remnants.
Using a track longer than the 0.75 mile strip SpaceX has for testing would also give it a better chance of blowing past 220 m.p.h. The Tesla/SpaceX Hyperloop pusher pod is used to help propel student Hyperloop pods for SpaceX's Hyperloop competition.
A new song from the film Suno Ganpati Bapa Morya just released today to add to the brimming Ganesh Chaturthi festivities. The song is sung by Amit Mishra and the music director of the song is none another than musical brother duo Sajid-Wajid.
Foxx has already donated $25,000, as have other celebs such as Kevin Hart , Nicki Minaj and Dwayne Johnson. He told his 3.9million followers in a video clip: "Just wanted to let everyone in Texas know, we got you".
Oaktree Capital Management Lp decreased Wpx Energy Inc stake by 245,000 shares to 85,700 valued at $5.63M in 2016Q4. The pipeline company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.07.
Still, Nauert noted in her statement that the US has "fully implemented" the Russian order, which had set its deadline for Friday. Moscow forced the cut in American diplomatic staff earlier this year in retaliation for USA sanctions.
Ortega's brief tenure as the world's wealthiest person on Wednesday was the fourth time since October 2015, according to Forbes . In their estimation, Ortega's wealth is United States dollars 85 billion, or USD 200 million more than Gates' wealth .
Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Huntington Bancshares in a research report on Monday, July 3rd. Shares of HBAN have downtrended -0.39% in the past three months. 36,900 are owned by California Employees Retirement Systems.
That means walking in the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show would be violating the terms of her contract with La Perla . While Kendall is not going to be donning Angel wings anytime soon, her BFF Gigi announced her comeback on Instagram .
This launch comes only days after Pyongyang fired three short-range ballistic missiles from the Kangwon province on Saturday. The statement doesn't call for any new sanctions against North Korea, the AP noted.
Swiss National Bank increased its stake in shares of Otonomy by 8.4% in the first quarter. 68,997 are held by Asset. The value of the investment in (OTIC) went from $7,355,000 to $7,606,000 a change of 3.4% for the reporting period.
Personal income rose 0.4 percent in July, or $65.6 billion, while spending increased 0.3 percent, or $44.7 billion. However, Chris Low of FTN Financial said the Fed would find scant grounds for a rate hike in December.
Russia warns US against news sanctions on North Korea
Lavrov's warning comes after President Trump said on Wednesday that talking with North Korea was "not the answer". U.S., South Korean and Japanese warplanes took part in a joint flyover of the Korean Peninsula on Thursday.
Key US inflation measure sees modest July gain
Although the number met median estimates from economists polled by MarketWatch, the annual rate slipped to 1.4% from 1.5%. The National Association of Realtors' pending home sales index for July dropped by 0.8% on the month (consensus: 0.3%).
Ellen surprises Watt with $1M donation, Cyrus gives $500K
The initial goal for the fund was $500,000 and after surpassing that goal within a matter of hours he raised it to $1 million. "Someone called to say they'd like to donate 11,000 packages of water, which is the most needed", Connie Watt said.
Rajiv Gauba takes charge as Home Secretary
In Bihar, Gauba served as Collector and District Magistrate for 7 years in Gaya, Nalanda and Muzaffarpur. A CAG has a tenure of six years or till the officer attains the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier.
Beyoncé Launches Hurricane Harvey Fundraiser
It can be recalled that Beyonce was rumored to have already donated $7 million for the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston . Beyonce's networth with her rapper husband Jay-Z, is estimated to be around $1 billion.
Beyoncé Is Sending BeyGOOD to Houston's Rescue
Jamie Foxx, Reese Witherspoon, Hillary Duff, Blake Shelton and Michael Strahan, among others, are expected to help host. When Ike devastated Houston , they were present for us, and times in between, so now won't be any different.
$800 Millennium Falcon soars as Lego's biggest set ever
It even comes with two adorable porg minifigures, the little critters that will grace the screen in Star Wars: The Last Jedi . USA Today reports that the long-awaited set is an updated version of the Ultimate Collector Series (UCS) Millennium Falcon.
New Millennium Falcon is the Biggest LEGO Kit Ever
Or you could just put that $800 towards tickets for close to 100 of your pals to see " The Last Jedi " when it opens December 15. You get really into building the thing, but then the back pieces are the same kind of build multiple times.