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Coronavirus in Texas

Ten members of this South Texas family have contracted COVID-19. She doesn’t want to be next.

Elisa Soliz, a Hidalgo County school bus driver, says she’ll retire before subjecting herself to a busload of kids, many of whom lack access to health care. Listen in the weekend edition of The Brief podcast.

Elisa Soliz (front right) sits with her sister, Beatriz Gonzales (front left, who died from the new coronavirus in May.

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