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Amid his fight against mask mandates, Gov. Greg Abbott tested positive for COVID-19 this week.
Gov. Greg Abbott's game of hardball with San Antonio and other Texas municipalities as they issued mask mandates to contain the spread of COVID-19 was the big story this week.
That is, until Abbott revealed that he himself had tested positive for the virus he repeatedly assured us that Texans had "mastered the safe practices" to avoid contracting. Indeed, two of the
's most-read stories of the week — those slotting in at No. 1 and No. 6 — pertained to the governor's diagnosis.
Read on to find out what else readers clicked on this week, Abbott-related and not.