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"We need herd immunity": U.S. Rep. Chip Roy of Texas says Americans can't wait for a vaccine to return to normalcy

The firebrand Austin conservative spoke with The Texas Tribune's Evan Smith about reopening the economy, voting in person and how he practices social distancing.

U.S. Congressional District 21 Republican candidate Chip Roy speaks during a candidate forum sponsored by the Hill Country Tea Party Patriots in New Braunfels.

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