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Coronavirus in Texas

Joe Biden takes aim at states blocking mask mandates, setting Gov. Greg Abbott up for showdown with feds

Biden said he will use the U.S. Department of Education’s civil rights enforcement authority to deter states from blocking mask mandates in classrooms.

President Joe Biden delivered remarks on the nation's COVID-19 response and  vaccination program during a speech in the East Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 18, 2021.

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