Posts Tagged ‘Senate Bill 5’

SB5 Goes Down, Wendy’s Star Rises [Update: It Was Fun While It Lasted]

Eric Griffey
Just after 3 a.m. last night, Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst banged his gavel and announced that Senate Bill 5, which aimed to severely limit Texas women’s access to abortions, was dead. According to The Texas Tribune, he told...


Live Stream of Wendy Davis Filibuster

Eric Griffey
Wendy Davis has begun what will be a 12-hour filibuster. She’s trying to block Senate Bill 5, which would limit Texas women’s access to abortions. In order to become a law, the bill must pass before midnight tonight...