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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Tests Negative For COVID-19 4 Days After Positive Test

The governor credited his vaccination for keeping his infection “brief and mild” and encouraged others to consider getting the COVID-19 vaccine.

Gov. Greg Abbott said he tested negative for COVID-19 on Saturday, four days after a positive diagnosis.
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Gov. Greg Abbott said he tested negative for COVID-19 on Saturday, four days after a positive diagnosis.

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