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Texas at the forefront of national push on fetal pain legislation

A battle as big as Texas comes to a head this week in the Lone Star State as Republicans seek to clamp down on abortion across several fronts. Read more »

July 12, 2013


Texas Senate convenes to debate abortion bill

The Texas Senate convened Friday afternoon to debate and ultimately vote on a bill to implement some of the nation's toughest abortion restrictions, its actions being... Read more »

July 12, 2013


Texas Senate on track to pass tough abortion rules

This time when the Texas Senate takes up tough new abortion restrictions, the chamber's top Republican is determined not to let anything — or anyone —... Read more »

July 12, 2013


Texas Gov. Perry won't seek re-election in 2014

Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history who famously muttered "oops" after forgetting during a 2011 presidential debate the third of three federal... Read more »

July 8, 2013


Governor Herbert ranked third among governors for job creation

Utah’s low jobless rate has raised the profile of the state’s top political leader. A recent report in a national business publication ranked Gov. Gary... Read more »

July 3, 2013


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