Rick Perry: Legislature Will Work Out Punishment for Women Seeking Later Abortions Under Proposed Ban

By: Wednesday December 19, 2012 5:45 am

Texas’ Gov. Rick Perry has thrown his support behind a potential 20-week abortion ban in the state, but his office told RH Reality Check that he’ll leave it up to legislators to determine the appropriate punishment for women who get later-term abortions.


Multi-Billion Dollar Budget Shortfall? Texas Legislators Call Abortion Bills An “Emergency”

By: Thursday February 3, 2011 3:40 pm

Texas legislators faced with slashing education funds for children and safety net programs, have instead given “emergency” status to bills to restrict abortion care for women – even before the budget talks occur.

Written by Andrea Grimes for RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.

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