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Coronavirus in Texas

Analysis: Fiddling while the pandemic rages

The Texas Legislature is meeting. Partisans are fighting. And there is a surge in COVID-19 cases just as the state’s public schools are opening. Guess what’s getting the least amount of attention from state lawmakers.

Gov. Greg Abbott holds a border security briefing with sheriffs from border communities at the Texas Capitol on July 10, 202…
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