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Wendy Davis: ‘We are up for the fight’ to defeat restrictive abortion bill

In an interview Sunday morning on ABC’s This Week, Texas State Senator Wendy Davis spoke about filibustering a bill which would make the state’s abortion regulations some of the strictest, saying she refused to believe it would eventually become law. “I’m an eternal optimist,” Davis said. “I believe in the…

Texas governor calls for special session to pass anti-abortion bill

Though Texas Democrats successfully blocked an extreme anti-abortion bill from being approved on Tuesday night, Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) plans to see the legislation at his desk. State Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) planned a 13-hour filibuster to prevent the bill from passing before the legislative session ended at…