BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Despite an increase in the number of people who have received COVID-19 vaccines, Americans should not stop wearing masks, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine said on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "With the vaccine, we're now on the offense,... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(HOUSTON) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is opening up about his decision to end the state mask mandate, stressing that he still urges residents to take precautions, but Texans "no longer need government running our lives."
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(JACKSON, Miss.) -- Mississippi legislators have passd a bill that would ban transgender athletes from competing on female sports teams in schools and universities -- one of over two dozen similar measures proposed by state lawmakers... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(MONTGOMERY, Ala.) -- Alabama's governor said Thursday she is extending the state's mask mandate until April 9."After April the 9th I will not keep the mask order in effect," Gov. Kay Ivey said at... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Gov. Greg Abbott ended Texas' statewide mask mandate and announced an executive order to allow all businesses to reopen at full capacity."It is now time to open Texas 100%," Abbott said... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- The governor of Minnesota rolled out a plan on Monday intended to "jumpstart" the state's COVID-19 vaccination program with an emphasis on getting people over the age of 65 inoculated.Gov.... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ERIN SCHUMAKER and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 99.8 million people worldwide and killed over 2.1 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by... Read More.
By LIBBY CATHEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former Trump White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has officially announced she's running for governor of Arkansas in 2022 -- in what's slated to become one of the first tests of how... Read More.
By: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) -- Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee had a grave message for his constituents Sunday: Avoid holiday gatherings and travel.The state has become "ground zero" in the latest surge of coronavirus cases that are sweeping... Read More.
By ROSA SANCHEZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now infected more than 76.8 million people worldwide and killed over 1.6 million of them, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(JACKSON, Ms.) -- Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves plans on holding holiday parties for other state leaders at the governor's mansion next week despite the rise of coronavirus cases in the state.Although Reeves' office said... Read More.
BY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (DENVER) — The first gentleman of Colorado was resting at a hospital Monday after being rushed there Sunday night by his longtime partner, Gov. Jared Polis, when his symptoms from a bout with COVID-19 grew worse, the governor... Read More.