Texas hits 1,000 days under statewide public health disaster for COVID-19

First: A long line forms at an H-E-B grocery store in Austin on March 13, 2020. Last: An almost empty freeway in Houston on April 1, 2020.

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Downtown Austin during the coronavirus outbreak on March 23, 2020.

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People wait in their vehicles to get tested for COVID-19 at a temporary testing site in Mission on June 26, 2020.

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