Texas’s economy has continued to improve since spring 2020 despite the substantial challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and forced business shutdowns by government, but the latest data show a deep economic contraction in 2020 and a weakened labor market in February 2021.

As the pandemic subsides and restrictions are removed, Texans can regain prosperity if there is responsible fiscal and regulatory policy.

More on the data and how Texans can get back to work as quickly and safely as possible ⬇️