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Texas Democrats question abortion restrictions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats in the Texas Senate on Friday questioned whether proposed abortion restrictions are constitutional and whether they would make it more difficult for women in the state to obtain health care. Democrats grilled the Republican author of a bill that has prompted fervent demonstrations and put Texas at the center of […] Continue reading →

NC House OKs abortion legislation

Republican lawmakers are pushing ahead with their demand for new rules at North Carolina’s abortion clinics. The House voted 74-41 to approve the bill after a highly-charged, three-hour debate. Republicans say the new rules will make the procedure safer for women. Opponents argue it is a blatant attempt to shut down clinics and curb a […] Continue reading →