Abbott declares disaster as politicians take their stands

Abbott declares disaster as politicians take their stands

Gov. Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster for all Texas counties Sunday, “in the midst of violent protests that endanger public safety and threaten property loss and damage.”For Abbott, who has been governing since mid-March mostly on the basis of a disaster declaration for the coronavirus pandemic, this new disaster order came in response to protests across the state, some of which turned violent, protesting the police killing of 46-year-old George Floyd, anĀ unarmed, […]
Source: Statesman