Reports of Ebola Cases in Texas Unfounded

The false claims range from there is an Ebola "outbreak" in Texas to reports of a few confirmed cases.

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas health officials said Tuesday there are no “suspected or confirmed cases” of Ebola in the state as social media posts have falsely suggested in the wake of immigrants arriving from Africa, including Congo, where an outbreak in has surpassed 2,000 cases. ? ? ? .@WeBuildtheWall was just informed from a second highly trusted source that of 150 Africans that have recently arrived here at least 10 tested positive for #Ebola.…

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