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Coronavirus in Texas

Analysis: Two threats to local Texans, and two different responses from Texas government

A spike in violent crime in Dallas is getting an aggressive response from Austin, with state police on their way to help. In the state's COVID-19 hot spots, local attempts to slow the spread are running into resistance from the Capitol.

A medical personnel wears personal protective equipment while holding a COVID-19 test kit at a COVID-19 testing site at the University of Texas at El Paso on Nov. 19, 2020.

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