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Texas governor bans mandated COVID-19 ‘vaccine passports’

Texas governor bans mandated COVID-19 ‘vaccine passports’

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is using his executive power to ban state government and some private entities from requiring COVID-19 “vaccine passports" to access servicesByThe Associated PressApril 6, 2021, 10:09 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleAUSTIN, Texas -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott used his executive power Tuesday to ban state government and some private entities from requiring COVID-19 “vaccine passports” to access services, in the latest move from a Republican governor pitting public health campaigns against personal freedom and private choices.According to Abbott's order, state agencies and political subdivisions, and public and private organizations that receive public funding in Texas cannot require people to prove that they have been inoculated against th...