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Wendy Davis Announces Run For Texas Governor

Wendy Davis Announces Run For Texas Governor

Wendy Davis announced yesterday that she will run for Texas governor in the November 2014 elections.
Conservative Commentator Calls Wendy Davis "Abortion Barbie"

Conservative Commentator Calls Wendy Davis “Abortion Barbie”

Conservative blogger and Fox commentator, Erick Ericson tweeted a message comparing Texas state Senator Wendy Davis to a Barbie Doll on Tuesday afternoon about choice advocate Wendy Davis. Ericson attempts to undermine an interview by Davis, stating "It is a bit embarrassing that Abortion Barbie doesn't even have her facts straight on Kermit Gosnell considering...
Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Blocking Abortion Restrictions Until Death Penalty Banned

Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Blocking Abortion Restrictions Until Death Penalty Banned

Texas House Representative Harold Dutton Jr. (D) has introduced HB45, a counter-measure that would halt any further abortion restrictions until the state bans capital punishment.
Rick Perry Calls Second Special Session on Abortion Restrictions

Rick Perry Calls Second Special Session on Abortion Restrictions

After a marathon filibuster to defeat an extreme anti-abortion bill, Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) has called a second special session in an attempt to pass the anti-choice legislation of Senate Bill 5.
Texas Anti-Abortion Law Defeated In Filibuster

Texas Anti-Abortion Law Defeated In Filibuster

Texas state Senator Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) successfully blocked an extreme anti-abortion measure from coming to a vote by filibustering the bill for over 10 hours until the end of the special congressional session.