Texans Seeing Dangers Of Coronavirus As Cases In The State Soar Past 500,000As positive coronavirus cases in Texas soar past 500,000, state officials are redoubling their efforts to get residents to wear masks and practice social distancing.
Walmart And Sam's Club Will Start Requiring U.S. Customers To Wear Masks In StoresNext week Walmart, the nation's largest retailer, will start requiring that customers at all of its U.S. stores wear face masks.
Growing Number Of Texas Sheriffs Refuse To Enforce Governor Abbott's Face Mask RequirementA growing number of sheriffs in Texas say they are refusing to follow a recent executive order requiring face masks in public. Governor Greg Abbott's mandate aims to slow the spread of coronavirus, as cases in the state soar.
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.
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.
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.