Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Wendy Davis

In Texas we do things big, and yesterday the nation saw State Senator Wendy Davis stand up for progress in a big way. Continue reading this post »

Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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Senator Wendy Davis is currently engaging in a filibuster to stop Senate Bill 5, the law that would severely limit access to women's health care in Texas. We wanted to make sure you had a chance to read our coverage on the issue:
    Monday, June 24, 2013

    On Sunday, June 22, the Texas House of Representatives met in Austin to debate a bill about abortions and women's health care. You can read about the debate from the Associated Press here: "Texas Dems Stall Session to Approve Abortion Law." Continue reading this post »

    Monday, June 24, 2013
    Top Ten WTF Moments of Texas Abortion Debate

    Here are ten of the most insane things Texas conservatives and Tea Party members have said and/or done in recent days in their fight to limit health care access for Texas women. Did we miss something? Continue reading this post »

    Friday, June 14, 2013
    Rick Perry Vetoed Texas' Equal Pay Act

    Texas Governor Rick Perry has vetoed our state's Equal Pay Act. Texas would have been the 43rd state to adopt such a law. The bill he vetoed, House Bill 950, was authored by State Rep. Senfronia Thompson of Houston and State Senator Wendy Davis of Fort Worth. Continue reading this post »

    Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Chief Justice Roberts Right to Review Case of Racist 5th Circuit Judge

    Last week, a group of civil rights leaders filed an ethics complaint against Judge Edith Jones, the former chief judge of Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. Continue reading this post »

    Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Special Session: Anti-Choice Legislation Threatens Health Care for Texas Families

    You can take action on this issue today - sign petitions by Planned Parenthood and Continue reading this post »

    Tuesday, June 11, 2013
    Rick Perry May Veto Public Integrity Unit Money to Shut Down the Criminal CPRIT Investigation

    Texas' Public Integrity Unit exists to investigate insurance fraud, corrupt elected officials, and tax evaders. Rick Perry wants to veto funding for the Public Integrity Unit to try and shut down the criminal CPRIT in Continue reading this post »


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