U.S Health and Human Service Secretary Believes Texas On Right Track To Flattening COVID-19 Curve

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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

U.S Health and Human Service Secretary, Alex Azar, believes Texas is on the right track to flattening the COVID 19 curve by wearing masks, social distancing, and keeping bars closed.

Speaking at DFW International Airport, Azar said masks are not a political statement." It's a piece of cloth and a piece of cloth isn't a political statement.  It's a measure that protects me and it protects you.  It protects our family members it protects those in our household." Azar said.  "It's the ticket to being reconnected in our community."

He said hospitals have enough personal protective equipment supplies that will last 60 to 90 days.

Azar visited the Federal Express hub at DFW International to underscore the importance of being able to get equipment