Wednesday, September 28, 2022 Sep 28, 2022
89° F Dallas, TX

COVID-19 Bulletin (06/09/21)

Texas is poised for banner job gains after pandemic. Abbott signs bill to punish businesses that require the COVID-19 vaccine.
By |

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins reported 103 new COVID-19 cases and four deaths on Tuesday.

North Texas lost 122,000 jobs during the pandemic, but the region is poised for a big year of hiring. The Dallas Federal Reserve Bank predicts that Texas will add 816,000 new jobs between December 2020 and 2021. Learn more with the Dallas Morning News.

Governor Greg Abbott signed a bill to punish businesses that require proof of vaccination, KERA reports. The bill says the businesses could lose state contracts and be denied licenses from the state should they require vaccination.


Related Articles


COVID-19 Bulletin

As Dallas County adds more than 1,800 cases, health experts warn the surge will be like "unlike anything we have seen."
By Jenny Rudolph

COVID-19 Bulletin (06/21/21)

Should private businesses be able to require vaccination?
Doctor syringe

COVID-19 Bulletin (06/08/21)

Researchers are seeking volunteers for a COVID-19 booster shot. Cruise lines are on their way back.