On May 21, 2020 Governor Gregg Abbott expanded COVID-19 testing to all patients, residents, and staff at the 23 state-operated psychiatric hospitals and living centers. The new expansion of testing will cover people who show no signs of COVID-19 or have not been tested within the last 30 day…

Of the four COVID-19 cases in Comanche County, three residents have been cleared and one resident has passed away from the virus. On May 1, 2020 Comanche County Judge Stephanie L. Davis and local public Health Authorities, Dr. Paul Livingston and Dr. Dwayne Miller have received official noti…

Coronavirus COVID-19 cases in surrounding counties according to John Hopkins University and Medicine coronavirus map as of April 21 at 2:40 p.m. central time.

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas National Guard will be mobilizing more than 1,200 personnel as part of COVID-19 mobile testing teams (MTT). The 45 member teams will be mobilized in various parts of the state providing greater access to medical testing. The areas …

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement after oil prices hit historic lows Monday afternoon:

What a difference a month makes.  The dairy industry is undergoing some very difficult discussions about its future in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. National Milk Producers Federation has stated that the national milk supply exceeds demand by 10% as COVID-19 has disrupted milk exports and …

Coronavirus COVID-19 cases in surrounding counties according to John Hopkins University and Medicine coronavirus map as of April 14 at 4:40 p.m. central time.

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) today released a video for Texas small businesses explaining the federal resources offered to them through three coronavirus relief bills passed by Congress last month. In the video, he answers some of the most frequently asked questions he has hear…

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted social distancing as a safety measure across the country. How this new normal affects general health care can be seen in the rise of telehealth services, as people are encouraged to use them to limit in-person interactions with medical staff and help preven…

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused either the indefinite suspension or cancellation of baseball seasons. Meanwhile, social distancing measures and stay-at-home orders have prevented players from working out in public facilities or participating in outdoor team activities like they normally would.

(AUSTIN) — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to provide Texas businesses relief, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced today that his agency is automatically extending the due date for 2020 franchise tax reports to July 15 to be consistent with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

On March 27, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law. The act provides economic relief to individuals and small businesses facing the economic downturn created by the coronavirus crisis. Although the economic impact payments will begin making their w…

America is currently facing an unprecedented pandemic that has upended much of our normal routines and touched every aspect of our society. Schools are finishing the year online, businesses are forced close their storefronts, and most all events have been canceled for the foreseeable future.…

The outbreak of COVID-19 has caused unprecedented changes to the lives of individuals all across Texas and across the globe. As such, we are replacing our normal ICYMI monthly email with a summary of TWC updates on our efforts to help Texans and resources available to help those in need duri…

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