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Rep. Alvarado calls out anti-abortion agenda

May 12, 2017
During a debate on 1 of the 39 anti-abortion bills Texas GOP lawmakers proposed this session, State Representative Carol Alvarado called out their anti-abortion agenda for what it is.
Alvarado

Texas Tea Party Extremists Are So "Pro-Life" They Block Maternal Mortality Bills

May 12, 2017
Add two bills aimed at addressing Texas’ third-world, maternal mortality rate to the list of life-saving bills they’ve killed this session. And ahead of Mother’s Day no less.
Texas Tea Party Freedom Caucus Pro-life Maternal Mortality

Texas House Republicans Just Passed A Creepy AF Anti-Abortion Bill

May 12, 2017
Using a thoroughly debunked lie in an effort to shame women and target providers, the bill requires women hand over to the state really personal information about themselves.
HB 2962 Texas Reporting Anti-Abortion Bill

Texas House GOP Passes Discriminatory Bill Targeting Kids in CPS

May 10, 2017
The broad ‘license to discriminate’ bill uses religion to target vulnerable kids, LGBTQ Texans, and reproductive freedom.
Religious Refusal CPS Texas

Abortion Rights Advocates Decry Texas House Legislation

May 5, 2017
The Trust. Respect. Access. coalition is delivering the signatures of 15,000 Texans demanding that Texas lawmakers stop attacks on reproductive freedom and abortion access.

Texas House Republicans Move to Fully Defund Planned Parenthood

April 7, 2017
Instead of funding legitimate health care providers, House GOP doubled funding for anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers.
Planned Parenthood Texas Budget

Texas Republicans File 39 Anti-Abortion Bills This Session

March 15, 2017
Undeterred by the US Supreme Court calling out the lies they used to justify restrictions in previous sessions, anti-abortion politicians are at it again.

Lucy Stein testifies against anti-abortion bills

February 15, 2017
"You should know by now, the resistance is emboldened too." Lucy Stein, our advocacy director, brought the heat in her testimony against 3 anti-abortion bills in the Senate yesterday.
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The Fight for Women’s Economic Security in Texas Continues

February 14, 2017
Without economic security, women face unnecessary hardship as they work to provide for the needs of their families.

Texas Progressive Groups Bring Fight for Reproductive Rights and Justice to the State Capitol

February 9, 2017
The coalition envisions a Texas where everyone — regardless of their age, income, zip code, gender identity, immigration status, or whether they are incarcerated or detained — has access to all reproductive health care options.
Trust Respect Access Texas Reproductive RIghts

Top 10 Worst Texans of 2016

December 14, 2016
It doesn't get any worse than this...

Tell Governor Greg Abbott to Stop Shaming Texas Women

December 13, 2016
Governor Greg Abbott and Texas officials passed a rule to require burials or cremation for embryonic and fetal tissue after an abortion or miscarriage.
Greg Abbott Shame

I Believed the Lies in the Woman's Right to Know Booklet: One Texan's Abortion Story

December 9, 2016
I suffered because of misinformation given to me about my abortion – and my own state required that I be told these lies. It didn’t ultimately change my mind – it only made the experience traumatizing.
Abortion Stigma Story Woman's Right to Know Lies Texas

Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

November 21, 2016
GOP in Texas Legislature started filing bills that would eviscerate abortion access and target LGBTQ equality.
Texas Republicans Waste No Time Going After LGBTQ and Abortion Rights After Election

Governor Abbott Is Trying to Force Women to Bury Fetal Tissue

October 31, 2016
Texas newest plan to deny women access to abortion care is as creepy as it sounds.
Texas Fetal Burial Greg Abbott Abortion

How the Hyde Amendment Harms Texans

September 29, 2016
For 40 years, politicians have used the Hyde Amendment to deny coverage for abortion care for those who are struggling to get by. To learn more about the diverse movement to end Hyde visit AllAboveAll.org
Hyde Amendment

5,400 Texans to Texas Senate: Defund Anti-Abortion Group

September 13, 2016
Texans across state demand Texas stop playing politics with women’s health program.

Hide the Apple Pie: Texas Leaders Make Motherhood More Dangerous

September 10, 2016
GOP leaders have given Texas the highest maternal mortality rate in the developed world
Mothers Dying in Texas