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Are Vaccine Mandates Coming for Texans?

Are Vaccine Mandates Coming for Texans?

This article has been updated Wednesday with breaking news of Gov. Greg Abbott’s latest executive order and addition to the Legislature’s special session agenda.  As local officials across the state enact old mask requirements and new vaccine mandates —and...
Paxton: Schools Can’t Exclude Unvaccinated Students

Paxton: Schools Can’t Exclude Unvaccinated Students

In response to an inquiry from a state representative, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently issued an opinion on whether school districts can exclude students who claim an exemption from non-coronavirus vaccines, saying the courts “could find exclusion from...
Will Abbott Liberate Nursing Home Residents?

Will Abbott Liberate Nursing Home Residents?

As Gov. Greg Abbott prepares an announcement on what’s next for his COVID mandates and restrictions, Texans are eager to know when those in nursing homes and other care facilities will be with their loved ones again. Mary Nichols of Texas Caregivers for Compromise...
Norred: Law by Press Release

Norred: Law by Press Release

The Texas State Preservation Board has not met in order to make rules about who can visit the legislators, but a press release states that masks are required and a COVID-19 test is “strongly encouraged.” The SPB is a public body that is required to...