Debate Over How To Slow The Spread Of Coronavirus In Texas IntensifiesBoth Gov. Abbott and Dallas County Judge Jenkins agree slowing the spread of the virus will boost the economy, but how to achieve that is a different story.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Makes Friendly Wager With Harris County Judge Over Census Response RatesHarris Judge Lina Hidalgo responded Wednesday afternoon, saying she was up for the challenge and added a stipulation for the loser.
Deadliest Day In Dallas County With 20 More COVID-19 Deaths, Record 601 New Cases Also ReportedThe new numbers bring the total case count in Dallas County to 21,338 and the total deaths to 373.
Dallas County Reports Near-Record 445 New Coronavirus Cases: 'We Are Seeing A Second Wave'"In the region, we are above 1,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations for the first time, Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said.
Dallas County Reports Single-Day Record 454 New Coronavirus Cases, 3 More Deaths"We're seeing many more cases out in the community based on the fact that our hospitalizations have jumped a whopping 540 since June 1," said Judge Clay Jenkins.
Before Passing Mask Ordinance Dallas County Commissioners Say: 'Our Leadership Comes With Guys With Guns'Fireworks at a Dallas County Commissioners Court emergency meeting to consider a county-wide face covering policy.
Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins Asks Commissioner’s Court To Require Masks At BusinessesDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins is asking the Commissioner’s Court to consider an order requiring masks at businesses in Dallas County.
North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public SpacesNine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to require that masks be worn in public.
Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases ClimbDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it.
Governor Abbott Takes Dig At Dallas County Judge During Coronavirus Update: 'Putting People In Jail Is Wrong'Governor Abbott took a dig at Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins during an afternoon press conference, saying he believes the judge wants to throw people in jail for not wearing face masks.
Texas Hospitalizations For Coronavirus Set Single-Day Record For 7th Time In 8 DaysDallas County Judge Clay Jenkins called rising hospitalizations a tip-of-the-iceberg indicator of a bigger problem.
With Increased Testing, Another Record Day For New Coronavirus Cases In Dallas CountyDallas County Health and Human Services reported 312 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, another single-day record in the county.
Dallas County Ties Single-Day Record For New Coronavirus Cases With 298, Reports 7 More Deaths"Keep in mind that we have more testing capability this week and that will continue to ramp up," Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins explained.
Dallas County Seeing 'Trend Of Significant Increase' In New Coronavirus Cases (298), Deaths (10)"It is more important than ever that you avoid large crowds and keep 6 feet apart when you are outside of your home," said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins.
Dallas County Leaders Warn Protesters Pandemic Not Over"It’s not lost on me as I’m up here talking about the risk of COVID, the risk that a lot of them are taking," Judge Clay Jenkins said.