Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s order to lift statewide mask mandate: “Quite frankly, to put it in very stark terms, it makes no sense.”
"The governor made a bad decision." Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner speaks with CNN's @donlemon about Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to lift the mask mandate and allow businesses to open at 100% capacity. "It will be a life-threatening decision for many people."
“Anybody that attempts to blame what happened this week in Texas on renewables is being totally disingenuous.” Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner says legislators are trying to “deflect where the real responsibility lies” for the Texas electric grid crisis
"I stand ready to work with the governor, with our state legislators to make sure that this situation never happens again," says Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner of the Texas weather crisis. "This was an avoidable situation. We simply were not prepared."
HONORING VANESSA GUILLEN | Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner just issued a proclamation declaring July 11 Vanessa Guillen Day in Houston. Throughout Texas people have gathered to pay tribute to late Fort Hood soldier.
"Just today, I announced 74 new cases in the city of Houston and four more deaths as directly related to Covid-19. So the virus has not disappeared." Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is telling residents to be "cautious" as Texas' stay-at-home order is set to expire on Thursday.