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Coronavirus in Texas

Texans in Congress aim to contain coronavirus — and avoid contaminating each other

Nineteen of the 38 Texas members of Congress are over the age of 60, the age at which medical professionals say people are at most risk for serious complications from the virus.

Newly elected Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi during the 116th Congress on the house floor at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 3, …

Coronavirus in Texas

As the coronavirus spreads across the state, The Texas Tribune is covering the most important health, economic and breaking developments that affect Texans, every day. Watch our Texas unemployment tracker, use our explainer on the coronavirus for essential information, and visit our map tracker for the number of cases, deaths and tests in Texas.

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