Full Text of Inaugural Speeches by Abbott, Patrick Here is the full text of the prepared inaugural remarks by Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. by Corrie MacLaggan Jan. 20, 2015 11 AM Governor- and Lieutenant Governor-elect Greg Abbott and Dan Patrick will be inaugurated into office on Jan. 20, 2015. Bob Daemmrich The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Here is the full text of the prepared inaugural remarks by Gov.-elect Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov.-elect Dan Patrick. Note that the actual speeches may differ from this text. Reference Material Abbott's Inaugural Speech (147.2 KB) DOWNLOAD Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick 2015 Inaugural Remarks (39.0 KB) DOWNLOAD Get The Brief Never miss a moment in Texas politics with our daily newsletter. Hide all comments Comment Policy The Texas Tribune is pleased to provide the opportunity for you to share your observations about this story. We encourage lively debate on the issues of the day, but we ask that you refrain from using profanity or other offensive speech, engaging in personal attacks or name-calling, posting advertising, or wandering away from the topic at hand. To comment, you must be a registered user of the Tribune, and your real name will be displayed. All comments are shown in Central Time. Thanks for taking time to offer your thoughts. You must be logged in to leave a comment. | Login | Sign Up Your Comment Read More Comments Support our nonprofit newsroom. Donate now.