Category: Texas

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Moves Forward to Reopen State
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Moves Forward to Reopen State

MARK FELIX/AFP /AFP via Getty Images Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) is charging forward with the state’s reopening process, announcing that businesses in 19 of 22 regions will be permitted to expand capacity next week. On Thursday, Abbott announced he is allowing businesses in most areas of the state, including restaurants, retail stores, and gyms, to…

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Texas orders bars shut amid surge in confirmed virus cases – Breitbart
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Texas orders bars shut amid surge in confirmed virus cases – Breitbart

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Gov. Greg Abbott shut down bars in Texas again on Friday and scaled back restaurant dining, the most dramatic reversals yet as confirmed coronavirus cases surge. Abbott also said rafting and tubing outfitters on Texas’ popular rivers must close and that outdoor gatherings of 100 people or more must be…

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Texas Turns It Around After a Spike in Coronavirus Cases
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Texas Turns It Around After a Spike in Coronavirus Cases

Texas had seen a steady decline in the seven-day average of new Chinese coronavirus cases, deaths, hospitalizations, and test positivity rates as of Thursday afternoon, a couple of weeks after a spike in new daily cases reached its peak, marking the highest single-day figure, and the state set a new record for deaths. The drop…

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Shock: Texas Salon Owner Shelley Luther Could Still Face Jail
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Shock: Texas Salon Owner Shelley Luther Could Still Face Jail

Shelley Luther may still be jailed for violating a court order to close her hair salon, explained her Warren Norred, her lawyer, on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Sunday with host Joel Pollak. Luther was fined and jailed for contempt of court and violation of a temporary restraining order directing her to close Dallas-based hair salon, Salon Á…

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Joe Biden Wins Texas, Completing Super Tuesday Sweep of South
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Joe Biden Wins Texas, Completing Super Tuesday Sweep of South

Former Vice President Joe Biden was projected to win the Democratic Party presidential primary in Texas early Wednesday morning, completing a Super Tuesday sweep of the South. The Associated Press and other networks called the race, which had been neck-and-neck throughout the evening. With 90% of precincts reporting, Biden had one-third of the vote at…

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott First in U.S. to Halt Refugee Flow Into His State
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott First in U.S. to Halt Refugee Flow Into His State

Texas Governor Greg Abbott (R) is the first governor in the United States to halt refugee resettlement in his state, a move that comes as the state has been inundated over the last three decades with mass immigration. For Fiscal Year 2020, President Donald Trump will continue cutting refugee admissions by reducing former President Barack Obama’s refugee…

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