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Coronavirus in Texas

Analysis: A surprise accountability test for local politicians

Moving local elections because of the pandemic might seem unremarkable. But it gives voters a rare chance to instantly grade elected officials' handling of a pandemic and a bad economy, as well as their response to cases of police brutality.

Protesters marched against the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officers on May 31, 2020.

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