Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sen. Cruz Issues Statement Slamming New Mask Mandate

Senator Ted Cruz

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz today released the following statement in response to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) new mask mandate announcement: “Today’s decision, sadly, was driven by politics, not science. Let me be clear: there should be no more COVID mandates, no mask mandates, no vaccine mandates, no vaccine passports, no lockdowns, and no school closures. Enough is enough. The CDC has lost its credibility when it comes to what decisions Americans […]

COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccine Now Available to Children Ages 12-15

Starting Tomorrow, Harris County Public Health offers the Pfizer vaccine at NRG Park Following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendation, Harris County Public Health (HCPH) announces that children ages 12-15 are now eligible to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at NRG Park. Starting tomorrow, May 13, parents can pre-register their children to get the vaccine by visiting ReadyHarris.org.  Appointments can also be made by calling the HCPH Vaccine Center at 832-927-8787 or parents can drive up without […]

Paxton Intervenes in CDC’s Shut-Down of the Cruise Industry 

Attorney General Ken Paxton

Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a motion to intervene in Florida’s case against the Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for their series of unlawful orders that brought the cruise industry to a halt. The CDC issued a series of “no-sailing” or “conditional-sailing” orders that crippled the Texas passenger cruise industry and the many Texas businesses that support it. “The pandemic showed us that the need for stable and predictable law has […]