Texans rallied outside the state capitol over the weekend, pushing for Gov. Greg Abbott to quickly reopen the state. But, as Texas COVID-19 deaths continue to rise, Abbott’s planning a more gradual approach and outlined a phased reopening for the state’s economy on Friday.
“We have demonstrated that we can corral the coronavirus,” Abbott announced.
The prospect of returning to some kind of normal has a lot of Texans on an emotional rollercoaster, ranging from terrified to excited, according to voice memos people shared with Houston Public Media.
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