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Coronavirus in Texas

Coronavirus in Texas 4/7: State reports 8,262 cases and 154 deaths; 5 more die at San Antonio nursing home

Our staff is closely tracking developments on the new coronavirus in Texas. Check here for live updates.

A sign over U.S. Route 54 in El Paso cautions social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic.

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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Tuesday's biggest developments

Patrick forms task force to restart the economy

Harris County prepares for hospital overflow

Dallas County commissioners limit some of Judge Clay Jenkins' autonomy

5 more deaths at San Antonio nursing home

Patrick says Senate staff will volunteer for TWC

Domestic violence reports increase in San Antonio

Texas reports 8,262 cases and 154 deaths

Texas has received more than a million masks but no ventilators from the federal government

Texas state parks closed

Hegar says special session not needed for coronavirus response

Texas prisoners will make up to 20,000 cloth masks a day

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