covid-19 in texas

Social Security benefits to be paid on time

EL PASO, Texas -- Andrew Saul, Commissioner of Social Security, reminds the public that Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefit payments will continue to be paid on time during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The agency also reminds everyone to…

Texas Roadhouse offering ready-to-grill steaks

Restaurant chain to offer cuts of steak to help with grocery shortages

VICTORIA, Texas -- In addition to the Curbside-To-Go service currently provided at every Texas Roadhouse location, hungry customers can now take advantage of a new option being offered by the…

Travel form for Governor's mandated 14-day self-quarantine for some incoming travelers

Instruction are now online for travelers coming into Texas from New York Tri-State area and New Orleans

AUSTIN, Texas – In response to Governor Abbott’s Executive Order, DPS has added the required travel form and terms of self-quarantine to our website for individuals traveling to Texas ­— with Texas being their final destination — through an airport…

Governor Abbott authorizes restaurants to sell bulk to the public

Restaurants will be allowed to sell products from supply chain distributors directly

AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott has directed the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) to issue guidance allowing restaurants to sell bulk retail products from restaurant supply chain distributors directly to consumers provided that such foods are in their…

Gov. Greg Abbott Assures State Medical Supplies

Gov. Greg Abbott Assures State Medical Supplies

Governor Greg Abbott  held a press conference Tuesday on COVID-19 in Texas at the Texas Department of Public Safety Warehouse Facility. The Governor was…