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Coronavirus in Texas

Texas' shuttered businesses, laid-off workers and overwhelmed hospitals among beneficiaries of coronavirus relief bill

The historic legislation, worth more than $2 trillion, heads to the U.S. House on Friday after the Senate passed it unanimously.

Mour Cafe in Austin closed its dining operations following an executive order by Gov. Greg Abbott which limits social gatherings to 10 people and prohibits eating and drinking at restaurants but allows take-outs. March 20, 2020.

Unemployment insurance

Direct payments

Public health

Mortgage grace period

Student loans

State aid

Small businesses

$500 billion in loans for distressed sectors

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