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WOAI
Travelers To Texas From All Of Louisiana Now Included In Quarantine
By executive order of Governor Greg Abbott, everyone who travels by car to Texas from Louisiana will face a 14-day quarantine. In a press conference on Sunday, Abbott expanded the Louisiana quarantine,...
03/30/2020 Online
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Longview News Journal
Gregg County records 5th coronavirus case
...The rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in Northwest Louisiana and across the state prompted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to increase restrictions on travel from the state.


Just two days after Texas began requiring...
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Ft​. Worth Business Press
Fort Worth area restaurants offering grocery items during virus outbreak
...toilet paper with an order.

Restaurants wasted little time ramping up grocery staples sales after Gov. Greg Abbott authorized the move and the Texas Department of State Health Services issued guidelines for...
03/30/2020 Online
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Harlingen Valley Morning Star
Hidalgo Co. cases near 30 as Weslaco man tests positive
...if violated is punishable by up to 180 days in jail and as much as a $1,000 fine.

According to Gov. Greg Abbott, 25,483 Texans have been tested for the coronavirus. Of them, 2,552 tested positive as of press...
03/30/2020 Online
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Lufkin Daily News
NICHOLS: Resources to help with virus fallout
...should visit disasterloan.sba.gov/ela for more information.


3. DPS and DMV office closures. Gov. Greg Abbott has directed all Texas Department of Public Safety offices to close to help mitigate the spread...
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KPRC NBC 2 Houston
EXCLUSIVE: Gov. Greg Abbott discusses the Texas response the coronavirus pandemic
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Published: March 29, 2020, 11:11 pm


AUSTIN - KPRC 2 anchor Kris Gutierrez sat down with Gov. Greg Abbott in the state capitol to discuss Texas’ response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Here is a snippet...
03/29/2020 Online
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KETK (NBC) 56 (Tyler)
Gov. Abbott announces back-up housing plans for COVID-19 patients
...well as Brig. Gen. Paul Owen Commander of the Southwestern Division of the Army Corps of Engineers. Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Commissioner Dr. John Hellerstedt and Chief Nim Kidd of...
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KXAN NBC 36 Austin
Border congressional leaders praise $2 trillion COVID-19 relief package
...the largest economic stimulus package in recent memory. The Senate on Wednesday night passed the legislation, which now heads to President Donald Trump’s desk.

Trump has said he would sign the bill immediately....
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KVIA ABC 7 El Paso
These states have implemented stay-at-home orders. Here’s what that means for you
...to shelter in place. The mayor of Atlanta issued a 14-day stay-at-home order March 23.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hasn’t issued a statewide order, but officials in cities such as Houston, Dallas, San Antonio...
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WOAI
Texas Takes Steps To Make More Hospital Beds Available
Mar 29, 2020


Governor Greg Abbott said Sunday that Texas has more than doubled the number of hospital beds available for patients who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in a recent week.
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Lufkin Daily News
Texas Tribune conducting live interview with former Lufkin ISD Superintendent LaTonya Goffney about education and the coronavirus outbreak
...announced it would suspend operations through April 10, ahead of an executive order issued by Gov. Greg Abbott closing schools across the state.

This conversation will be live streamed here and on our social...
03/29/2020 Online
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Texas Public Radio
How Could The Coronavirus Pandemic Affect Texas, U.S. Elections?
...hold primary runoff elections in July due to coronavirus concerns. An executive order issued by Gov. Greg Abbott that prohibits Texans from gathering in groups of more than 10 people is in effect until midnight...
03/29/2020 Online
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KHOU CBS 11 Houston
Gov. Abbott expands order requiring certain travelers to quarantine, issues order banning the release of 'dangerous felons'
...requiring certain travelers arriving in Texas to quarantine.

At a press conference Sunday afternoon, Gov. Greg Abbott expanded a previous executive order requiring certain travelers coming into Texas to quarantine...
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KXII (CBS) 12 (Sherman)
3 additional COVID-19 cases confirmed in Grayson Co.
...recommended by President Trump, Governor Abbott, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Texas Department of State Health Services. "


GCHD officials say f you have recently traveled to an area...
03/29/2020 Online
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