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Governor Abbott is basing his decision on the increased number of people testing positive for COVID-19, as well as the increase in hospitalizations. Prior to launching the Strike Force to Open Texas, Governor Abbott previously stated that an increase above 10% of the positivity rate would lead to further preventative action.
Governor Abbott’s Executive Order includes the following:
To view the Governor’s full Executive Order, click here.