Texas Regulators Vote to Ban Residential Utility Shut-Offs During Pandemic While Buoying Companies

The Texas Public Utility Commission voted Thursday to ban utilities from cutting off power and water services to Texans who have lost...

Millions of Masks, other PPE Available for Texas Health Care Providers

With a backdrop of boxes filled with supplies, Gov. Greg Abbott today announced the distribution of millions of masks, gloves, gowns and...

Texas Startup Offers At-Home COVID-19 Testing

Imaware, based in Houston, is among the first companies to receive federal approval to distribute COVID-19 test kits to people at home.

How Much Will Have to be Cut From the State Budget in 2021?

Texas House Speaker Dennis Bonnen has suggested budget cuts of 5 percent to offset anticipated revenue losses brought on by the COVID-19...

Texas Reports Record Coronavirus Deaths the Day Before Stores Open. But Gov. Greg Abbott...

The day before Texas began its first wave of business reopenings during the coronavirus pandemic, the latest figures from the state health...

What to Know Before You Go to a Texas Pool or Hair, Nail or...

Gov. Greg Abbott announced Tuesday executive orders to expand the reopenings of certain businesses, including hair salons, barber shops, tanning salons, nail...

Gov. Greg Abbott is Limiting Enforcement of COVID-19 Orders, but Many Cities Already Took...

A few days after Easter, the Police Department in Lubbock received a call from a concerned employee of a car dealership on...

State Expands COVID-19 Testing Beyond Nursing Homes

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission is expanding COVID-19 testing to all patients, residents and staffers at the 23 state-operated inpatient...

COVID-19 Changes in the Way We Shop

Shopping is different now, and retailers need to stay focused on safety and meeting shoppers’ needs. Curbside and other pickup options are...

Is Houston Ready to Shelter-in-Place? Other Cities are Preparing.

RA News will update with shelter-in-place orders as they come in. Dallas County is preparing for a shelter-in-place order...

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