Gov. Greg Abbott says reopening the Texas economy will be a slow process April 15, 2020 - 00:00 Posted in: News Gov. Greg Abbott said Monday, Apr. 13 that reopening the Texas economy will be a “slow process” guided by public health concerns as he continued to preview a forthcoming executive order that will detail his strategy to reignite business in the state. Abbott, who first hinted at his plans during a ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!