President Trump is expected to travel to Dallas, Texas today to participate in a roundtable with “faith leaders, law enforcement and small business owners” before attending a political fundraiser.
Here is a look at the coronavirus trends in the Lone Star State:
Texas is trending upward in its average of daily new cases, averaging about 1,700 new cases per day over the week ending June 10, according to a CNN analysis of Johns Hopkins University data.
Testing also appears to be trending upward — but not as sharply as the rate of new cases, according to data from the COVID Tracking Project.
Meanwhile, the average of new confirmed deaths in Texas has fluctuated in recent weeks but is lower now than in mid-May.
Texas is also seeing an uptick in hospitalizations, according to COVID Tracking Project data.