Texas was the second largest state in the U.S., both in land area and in terms of population, while also sharing a border with several Mexican states to the south-west. Its capital is Austin while its largest city is Houston. It was the only U.S. state to be an independent state before joining the U.S..
Not a lot is known about Texas during the outbreak. It can be assumed that it followed the example of California, with state and local police being among the first responders, with these first responders being joined by military units when a state of emergency was declared, and in accordance with the Federal Government's plans.