Gov. Greg Abbott announced today that he would allow several additional types of business to start back up under Phase II of his plan to reopen the Texas economy.


Immediately:

  • driver's education
  • food courts at malls
May 29
  • water parks at 25% occupancy

May 31

  • recreational sports for adults (no games until June 15)

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Austin Mayor Steve Adler had seen his star rise over the course of the pandemic, regularly appearing on CNN to discuss the local COVID-19 response and granting interviews to other national news outlets, including Politico. There was also chatter that he might be appointed to a cabinet position in the incoming Biden administration.

So when the news broke that Adler had hosted a small outdoor wedding for his daughter and then flew via private jet to a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas, in early November, he may have had further to fall.

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