Texas Gov. Abbott issues order banning Covid vaccination mandates in rebuke of Biden

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order on Monday prohibiting any entity, including private businesses, from imposing Covid-19 vaccination requirements on employees or customers.

"The COVID-19 vaccine is safe, effective, & our best defense against the virus, but should always remain voluntary & never forced," he said in a tweet.

Abbott, a Republican, said in his order that it was prompted by the Biden administration's vaccine federal mandate, wh... (Read more)