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Coronavirus in Texas

Texas meatpacking plant reverses course, will allow state to test workers

State health officials say the JBS Beef plant rejected its efforts to test all employees. The company switched gears Wednesday afternoon after the Tribune reported on the lack of testing at a plant tied to a rapidly growing cluster of coronavirus cases.

The JBS beef processing plant in Cactus on Jan. 28, 2020.

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