Texas Governor Signs 'Anti-Fentanyl' Bill Increasing Penalties For Manufacture & DeliveryThe law will increase punishment for the manufacture or delivery of 4-200 grams of fentanyl to a minimum of ten years in prison or a maximum of life in prison.
Matthew McConaughey Quiets Talk Of Run For Texas Governor: "No Plans To Do That Right Now"From the big screen, to the college campus, and now the Governor's Mansion? It could be a transition that Texas actor Matthew McConaughey is willing to make.
Governor Abbott, DSHS Sending Antiviral Drug Remdesivir To Dallas, Fort Worth Metro AreaAfter saying this week that COVID-19 is spreading at "unacceptable rate" and must be stopped, Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced that he along with the Texas Department of State Health Services "is distributing 120 additional cases of the antiviral drug Remdesivir to 37 hospitals across the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex."
Some North Texas Bars Rush To Get Back In Business, Others Plan To WaitOn Thursday, staff at Lee Harvey's in Dallas prepared to start serving drinks at midnight, the moment the governor’s latest amended order takes effect.
New Coronavirus Deaths Drop In Texas A Day After Single-Day Record Of 50 FatalitiesNew coronavirus deaths in Texas dropped Friday, according to the Associate Press.
Gov. Abbott Defends Plan To Reopen Businesses Amid Criticism From Democrats, Some ConservativesGovernor Greg Abbott defended his decision to gradually reopen businesses starting Friday amid criticism by Democrats and some Conservatives.
Texas Coronavirus Deaths Hit Single-Day High On Eve Of Reopening; Deaths Lagging IndicatorThe Texas coronavirus death toll hit a single-day high of 50 Thursday, one day before the state plans to reopen.
Coronavirus In Texas: Field Hospital Built In Houston Ahead Of COVID-19 SurgeTexas officials continue to brace for for a surge in hospital visits driven by the new coronavirus.
Gov. Abbott Says Texas Is 'Beginning To Slow' The Spread Of CoronavirusGov. Greg Abbott is expressing optimism that Texas is seeing signs of slowing the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus: Federal Judge Blocks Ban On Some Texas Abortions During OutbreakA federal judge has blocked the enforcement, in some cases, of an executive order banning abortions in Texas during the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus In Texas: Court Allows Texas To Ban Most Abortions During PandemicA federal appeals court has sided with Texas and allowed the state to ban most abortions while under an emergency order limiting non-essential surgeries during the coronavirus pandemic.