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Coronavirus in Texas

With jobless Texans losing access to federal unemployment benefits, some in rural areas can’t find jobs

Gov. Greg Abbott opted Texans out of all additional federal unemployment aid starting June 26. But finding a job hasn't been easy for everyone.

A truck drives down an empty street in the town of Del Leon in Central Texas on March 25, 2021.

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