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.
Texas Capitol Occupation Kills Bill
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?