Texas Tribune | Coronavirus in Texas

Texas is heading down a dangerous path, local leaders warn as coronavirus cases and hospitalizations surge

Reese Oxner, Sarah R. Champagne, Shannon Najmabadi and Emma Platoff
Posted 6/22/20

When Gov. Greg Abbott let businesses start reopening, he pointed to two metrics as encouraging signs: the hospitalization rate and the infection rate. Both of those metrics are on the rise in Texas.

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