Clean up crews in Texas continue to protect the coastline from the massive oil spill in the Gulf.
Fort Worth-based TAS Environmental has a team working 12-hour days, 7-days a week, sucking up oil from coastal areas.
Governor Perry met with the president of Taiwan on Monday.
The governor has been in Asia since June 13th.
Gov. Perry says his trip there has led to increased exposure for Texas in that part of the world.
People from all over Texas attended the Houston Fire Department hurricane preparedness expo Saturday.
During the expo, firefighters demonstrated emergency procedures and reviewed important emergency power kit contents.