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Coronavirus in Texas

Coronavirus in Texas: State sees highest single-day death toll from COVID-19

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

An empty North Lamar Boulevard during the COVID-19 pandemic on April 23, 2020.

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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Thursday's biggest developments:

Texas records highest one-day death total from COVID-19

ACLU files lawsuit seeking release for immigrants with medical conditions

Workforce Commission: Employers should report rejections of suitable work

Transportation commissioners vote to keep I-35 expansion on track

Congressional Hispanic Caucus wants better working conditions for meatpackers

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