Texas 100% Texas COVID-19 response: Gov. Abbott says “It is now time to open Texas 100%”
Texas COVID-19 response:
This past year of covet Texas has remained. The number one state In the united states for economic development. Yesterday texas received the governor’s Cup. The governor’s cup has been received by Texas. Every year that I have been Governor.
The award goes to the state. That ranks Number one in the united states For job creation and for capital Investment and Lubbock texas bolstered.
That success With 12 governor’s cup projects in 2020. Thank you to Lubbock and the love of the Chamber of commerce. You know that success was achieved Despite Kova’s impact on business. Operations For nearly a half a year most businesses. Have been open either 75 percent, Or 50 percent, and during that time.
Too many Texans have been Sidelined from employment opportunities. Too many small business owners have struggled to pay their bills. This must end It is now time to open, texas 100 percent Everybody who wants to work should have. That opportunity Every business that wants to be open. Should Be open, Now let me tell you, why now is the right time to do this.
Texas is far better positioned now. Then when I issued my last executive Order back in October And we are in a completely different Position. Then when I issued my first executive Order last march Back then hardly. Any Texan knew What PPE was now.
We have now we have an Abundance of it Early. On there were no COVID tests. Now we have the ability to do well over A hundred thousand COVID tests per day. When coveted first ravaged our Communities there were no medicines to Treat. But now we have antibody therapeutic Drugs to Treat covet and to keep people out of Hospitals.