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Jane Nelson, Texas GOP Senator: Abortion Bill Isn't A 'War On Women, I'm A Woman!'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- It's been a long week for Texas state Sen. Jane Nelson. As Republican chairwoman of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee...

Jennifer Bendery

Santorum Calls Extreme Anti-Abortion Bill Part Of A 'Movement Of Love'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- As Texas legislators inched closer on Thursday to passing one of the most extreme anti-abortion bills in the country, former Sen. Ric...

Texas House Schedules Vote On Contentious Abortion Bill

AP | JIM VERTUNO | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Republicans pushed ahead Monday with aggressive efforts to pass tough new abortion restrictions they failed to approve las...

Texas Weighs Medicaid Withdrawal

The New York Times | EMILY RAMSHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Some Republican lawmakers -- still reveling in Tuesday's statewide election sweep -- are proposing an unprecedented solution to the state's estimated ...

President Obama and the Spirit of Global Development Partnership

Noam Unger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Noam Unger

Obama's speech was a call for a new spirit of global partnership, emphasizing that real progress in lifting millions out of poverty and countering transnational threats cannot be made by governments alone.