Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Statement on Gov. Abbott’s Reopening Announcement


AUSTIN – Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick issued this statement today following Gov. Greg Abbott’s announcement reopening Texas:

“The Texas economy is coming back stronger than ever and Governor Greg Abbott’s announcement today will help us restore the livelihoods of millions of Texans even faster. Texas has proved what I have said throughout this long year of the pandemic — we can do two things at once — maintain our economy and fight COVID-19. Today, Texas is one step closer to a return to normalcy.”