Texas paused reopening plans as new virus cases and hospitalizations increased in many states and a new estimate showed millions more Americans may have contracted the virus than initially thought.1,268
- Surgeries Halted at Some Texas Hospitals
- Several Texas Counties to Require Masks at Businesses
- White House Tries to Temper Fears
The number of workers seeking jobless benefits was steady at a historically high 1.5 million as the job market’s slow recovery faced new coronavirus infections that could impede getting people back to work.