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Coronavirus in Texas: U.S. Senate backs new round of economic aid; Dallas County extends stay-at-home order

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

A shuttered store front on El Paso Street in downtown El Paso during the the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday’s biggest developments:

U.S. Senate backs new round of economic aid

Abbott touts 500,000 job openings ahead of further plans to reopen economy

Report: Dallas County extends stay-at-home order until May 15

Texas approved for program allowing online grocery orders for SNAP recipients

Texas reports 20,196 cases and 517 deaths

Texas oil regulators take no action on production after prices plummet

Gov. Greg Abbott to provide update on state's efforts

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