TIMELINE: Texas Gov. Greg Abbott: A coronavirus timeline of evolving messages to Texans, the nation, the world

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HOUSTON – Since the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States, the message from government officials has evolved.

Texas is no exception. At the center of Texas’ response was and is Gov. Greg Abbott. His orders and messaging about the coronavirus have changed as the pandemic’s impact has deepened in the state.

Here’s a look back in chronological order at the governor’s official -- and unofficial -- communications about coronavirus.


February 26, 2020

Governor Abbott to provide Texans with an update on coronavirus Thursday


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