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Coronavirus in Texas

Texas bar owners say they're going broke and are desperate for Abbott to lay out a reopening plan

Last month, the governor said he hoped to reopen bars "on or no later than mid-May.” He has since walked back the timeline for when bars can open their doors to customers, saying he needs more input from doctors.

The School House Pub in Austin remains closed as a result of Gov. Greg Abbott delaying the reopening of barbershops, hair sa…

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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