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Dallas Morning News
Appeals court calls Texas voter ID law discriminatory, orders changesanother chapter to the law's convoluted journey through the federal court syste
Appeals court calls Texas voter ID law discriminatory, orders changes
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
another chapter to the law's convoluted journey through the federal court system since it was signed into law in 2011. Texas Senate Bill 14 required most citizens to show one of a handful of forms of allowable photo identification before their... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Appeals court strikes down Texas voter ID lawchapter to the law’s convoluted journey through the federal court system since
Appeals court strikes down Texas voter ID law
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 days ago
chapter to the law’s convoluted journey through the federal court system since it was first signed into law in 2011. Texas Senate Bill 14 required most citizens to show one of a handful of forms of allowable photo identification before their... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Bullet Points: Campus gun violence stays 'static,' says studentand marketing senior Jason Ozenne explains that, despite feeling unsafe on camp
Bullet Points: Campus gun violence stays 'static,' says student
The Daily Cougar / Posted 3 days ago
and marketing senior Jason Ozenne explains that, despite feeling unsafe on campus, he doesn’t fear the implementation of Texas Senate Bill 11. In the third installment of our weekly Bullet Points series, The Cougar interviewed Ozenne to find out... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Bullet Points: 'We will continue to speak out,' says Gun Free UH adminstaff felt the same way, Colvin created a petition and a closed Facebook group
Bullet Points: 'We will continue to speak out,' says Gun Free UH admin
The Daily Cougar / Posted 10 days ago
staff felt the same way, Colvin created a petition and a closed Facebook group called Gun Free UH calling for the repeal of Texas Senate Bill 11. Effective Aug. 1, the bill authorizes handgun license holders to carry concealed guns on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
After Dallas massacre, African Americans look to next stepssomething in motion. After Thursday's killings, "Dallas is ground zero for cha
After Dallas massacre, African Americans look to next steps
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
something in motion. After Thursday's killings, "Dallas is ground zero for change," said Royce West, a Democrat in the Texas Senate. "We don't have a choice," he told AFP. "The loss of lives of officers and citizens, it creates the perfect... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
wrestler Cody Rhodes hints at possible Senate runyear, and he may be stepping into the political ring come 2018. On Friday, the
wrestler Cody Rhodes hints at possible Senate run
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
year, and he may be stepping into the political ring come 2018. On Friday, the former WWE wrestler tweeted "Vote Rhodes, Texas Senate 2018," followed by "(not a drill) ((well, kinda))." Texas Senate 2018 🇺🇸 He didn't elaborate... Read more
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The Hill
Former WWE wrestler hints at Texas Senate runin 2018. Rhodes, whose real name is Cody Runnels, is the son of the legendary
Former WWE wrestler hints at Texas Senate run
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
in 2018. Rhodes, whose real name is Cody Runnels, is the son of the legendary pro wrestler Dusty Rhodes. “‘Vote Rhodes’ Texas Senate 2018,” he tweeted Friday night, with an American flag emoji. He followed up by saying “(not a drill) ((Well... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Texas inmates break free from cell to help ill jailerRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
Texas inmates break free from cell to help ill jailer
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Suspect in Dallas killings served in Army ReserveRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
Suspect in Dallas killings served in Army Reserve
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Red Cross asking for nationwide blood, platelet donationsRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
Red Cross asking for nationwide blood, platelet donations
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Acting Governor Dan Patrick orders flags at half-staff statewide to honor Dallas shooting victimsRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
Acting Governor Dan Patrick orders flags at half-staff statewide to honor Dallas shooting victims
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
AMBER ALERT: 2-old abducted; suspect last seen in LouisianaRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
AMBER ALERT: 2-old abducted; suspect last seen in Louisiana
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
BREAKING: Shots fired and officers down at downtown Dallas protestRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
BREAKING: Shots fired and officers down at downtown Dallas protest
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Pacific Cycle recalls 217K jogging strollersRNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Ho
Pacific Cycle recalls 217K jogging strollers
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
RNC In two weeks, you can just call him 'Governor' Eltife. According to the Houston Chronicle, as President Pro-Tem of the Texas Senate, State Senator Kevin Eltife of Tyler is set to become Governor of the Lone Star State in two weeks. In two... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersbecame law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his cru
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 days ago
became law. Despite the court ruling, Patrick insists he will continue his crusade. He wrote on Facebook "that the Texas Senate will continue to work to protect women's health in the next legislative session." State Rep. Jonathan Stickland,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: State Leaders Call for Budget Cuts - The Brief: State Leaders Call for Budget Cuts by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 5 2016 The Big Conversation Texas leaders are l ooking to cut back on state spending as the r...Must Reads In Unusual Race, Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis, by Patrick
The Brief: State Leaders Call for Budget Cuts - The Brief: State Leaders Call for Budget Cuts by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 5 2016 The Big Conversation Texas leaders are l ooking to cut back on state spending as the r...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Must Reads In Unusual Race, Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis, by Patrick Svitek — In the span of a month, a Texas Senate seat will have been vacated and effectively filled, an unconventional turn of events that has Houston Democrats... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
In Unusual Race Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis - In Unusual Race Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 4 2016 In the span of a month a Texas Senate seat will have been vacated and effectively fille...In the span of a month, a Texas Senate seat will have been vacated and effectiv
In Unusual Race Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis - In Unusual Race Houston Democrats Vie to Succeed Ellis by Patrick Svitek The Texas Tribune July 4 2016 In the span of a month a Texas Senate seat will have been vacated and effectively fille...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
In the span of a month, a Texas Senate seat will have been vacated and effectively filled, an unconventional turn of events that has Houston Democrats scrambling to replace one of their most venerated legislators. The highly abbreviated contest is... Read more
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Roll Call
Cruz Sweeps Colorado's GOP Elected DelegatesDarryl Glenn emerged from the convention as the only candidate of seven nominat
Cruz Sweeps Colorado's GOP Elected Delegates
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
Darryl Glenn emerged from the convention as the only candidate of seven nominated for the GOP primary ballot for U.S. Senate. Another four candidates could make the June 28 ballot if their petition signatures are ruled valid. Cruz fired up... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Abortions dropped sharply after HB2for passing the bill in a special session of the Texas Legislature in 2013. Wen
Abortions dropped sharply after HB2
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 21 days ago
for passing the bill in a special session of the Texas Legislature in 2013. Wendy Davis filibustered the legislation in the Texas Senate. "What was so refreshing about the Supreme Court's opinion in Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt was that they... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cutswrote that its “methodology used to collect the data [is] not known to the publ
More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cuts
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
wrote that its “methodology used to collect the data [is] not known to the public.” In addition, all 11 Democrats in the Texas Senate on Thursday wrote to the Obama administration asking it to intervene on the Medicaid cuts. Last week, all 50... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cuts - More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cuts by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune June 30 2016 With two weeks to go before Texas seeks to slash a program's funding that pays for speech...wrote that its “methodology used to collect the data [is] not known to the publ
More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cuts - More Lawmakers Call on Texas to Postpone Therapy Cuts by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune June 30 2016 With two weeks to go before Texas seeks to slash a program's funding that pays for speech...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
wrote that its “methodology used to collect the data [is] not known to the public.” In addition, all 11 Democrats in the Texas Senate on Thursday wrote to the Obama administration asking it to intervene on the Medicaid cuts. Last week, all 50... Read more
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The Hill
Wendy Davis ‘overjoyed’ by Supreme Court abortion rulingTexas. It’s incredible news for women throughout this country.” ADVERTISEMENT
Wendy Davis ‘overjoyed’ by Supreme Court abortion ruling
The Hill / Posted 25 days ago
Texas. It’s incredible news for women throughout this country.” ADVERTISEMENT In June 2013, Davis took the floor of the Texas Senate to protest the bill in an 11-hour filibuster that stalled the passage of the bill. Davis unsuccessfully ran for... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KHQ Spokane / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
ABC Montana / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KTVN Reno / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
Hawaii News Now / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WALB Albany
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WALB Albany / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying endTexas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national pol
Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 25 days ago
Texas areas could return over the next six months. Davis became a national political star after her filibuster on floor of Texas Senate in running shoes temporarily derailed the law. She was cheered on by thousands of abortion-rights supporters and... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Texas Republican leaders vow to keep fighting to restrict abortionto protect innocent life and mothers' health." The sentiment echoed those made
Texas Republican leaders vow to keep fighting to restrict abortion
Dallas Morning News / Posted 25 days ago
to protect innocent life and mothers' health." The sentiment echoed those made by Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who said the Texas Senate would "revisit the issue," and Attorney General Ken Paxton earlier in the day. The attorney general's office... Read more
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