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February 19, 2014

Abortion Rates at Lowest Number Since 1973

A new study from the Guttmacher Institute shows a drop in the number of abortions being received. From 2008 to 2011, abortions fell to the lowest numbers seen since 1973. "The number of abortions and the abortion rate declined steadily between 2008 and...
February 17, 2014

Greg Abbott is Campaigning With a Sexual Predator

Greg Abbott is campaigning with a sexual predator. Seriously. This week Abbott will hit the campaign trail with unapologetic sexual predator Ted Nugent. This comes just weeks after Abbott touted policies aimed at targeting sexual predators. The clip below...
February 11, 2014

61% of Texans Support Decriminalizing Marijuana

Is Texas ready to go green? Recently, Texas Governor Rick Perry made news for coming out in support of decriminalizing marijuana . Today, the Dallas Morning News published an excerpt from an ed board interview quoting Wendy Davis as open to...
February 8, 2014

"Texas Left Me Out" Highlights Health Care Coverage Gap

One million low-income Texans are left out of health coverage because elected leaders in Texas chose politics over what was right for people. Under the nation's health law, every person is supposed to have a way to get health care coverage. But in Texas,...
January 30, 2014

Pay More and Get Less: The GOP Healthcare Scheme

Republicans, after years of voting against healthcare reform, are finally displaying their vision for healthcare reform and it comes down to this: you pay more for less coverage. It includes eliminating the most popular pieces of the Affordable Care Act,...
January 28, 2014

An Open Letter from Wendy Davis's Daughters

We shared with you some of the worst things conservatives have said about Wendy Davis . We thought you might also enjoy reading some of the best things anyone has said about her, too. Below are open letters from Wendy's daughters, Dru and Amber, about...
January 21, 2014

Top Ten Worst Comments by Conservatives About Wendy Davis

When it comes to women in politics, conservatives just can't help themselves. And when it comes to Wendy Davis, well that really gets their predatory blood boiling. For whatever the reason, sexism and misogyny have become the norm for the most vocal...