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Coronavirus in Texas

Caught between local officials and Donald Trump, Gov. Greg Abbott carefully navigates coronavirus

Abbott’s approach has helped keep the peace across levels of government handling the response in Texas but has also raised questions about whether he’s being aggressive enough in responding to a virus that threatens thousands of lives.

President Donald Trump receives a briefing on Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts with Gov. Greg Abbott in Corpus Christi on August 29, 2017.

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