articles tagged "Wendy Davis"

You Didn’t See This on TV

Friday, 28 June 2013 | buzz
Wendy Davis

Late into the night last Tuesday, one female Senator took a stand against a controversial bill before the Texas state legislature. She literally stood up on the floor of the Texas Senate and spoke against and anti-abortion bill for nearly 13 hours. Her name is Wendy Davis and she succeeded in stopping the bill from passing. more »

Texas Capitol Occupation Kills Bill

Wednesday, 26 June 2013 | A Public Affair
texas capitol

On Wednesday, just hours after a small group of Texas legislators and thousands of angry citizens effectively killed an anti-abortion bill in the Texas statehouse in a dramatic showdown, we get an update from two women who were there all night. Does this picture remind you of Wisconsin? more »

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