Governor says face masks for the Fourth July 02, 2020 - 16:07 Posted in: COVID-19News Releases Video Message Urging Texans To Protect Themselves And Their Loved Ones From COVID-19 AUSTIN - Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face-covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases, with few exceptions. The Governor ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!