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Wendy Davis Opens Up On The Burden Of Running As A Feminist Icon In Texas
She says the expectations placed on her 2014 campaign were unrealistic.
Why Wendy Davis Didn't Speak About Her Abortions Earlier
"I didn't go into it thinking that I would talk about [the abortions], but as I read a story from the many letters that I
Wendy Davis Defends Her Support Of The Death Penalty
Texas state senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis joins HuffPost Live to defend her support of the death penalty.
Leticia Van De Putte's Dad Set An Awesome Example For Dads Everywhere
"I had never planned to be there that day," Van De Putte told Texas Monthly, noting her father's funeral had been that morning
Wendy Davis Celebrates 1-Year Filibuster Anniversary
The law Davis unsuccessfully tried to block requires all first-trimester abortion clinics to become ambulatory surgical centers
Texans Are Still Standing
It's been almost a year since the day Wendy Davis arrived on the senate floor in her now famous pink sneakers to bravely filibuster a bill that if passed would have huge implications on reproductive health care in the state of Texas.
That Time the Texas Republicans Fell into a Time Warp
Mom, attorney, and writer. Curlsgonewilde.blogspot.com.
There simply isn't any way to explain how, in 2014, the Texas Republican Party legitimately believed its hot-off-the-presses policy platform should include "reparative therapy" for gays.
Lisa Fritsch, Candidate For Texas Governor, Wants To Bring About 'New Day For GOP'
Fritsch's candidacy has garnered national attention, much of which suggests that her campaign is a quixotic attempt in a
Wendy Davis Blurs Abortion Position, But Hangs Onto Abortion-Rights Backers
"Members, I have a stack of articles that refute that there is substantial medical evidence that demonstrates that," she
Wendy Davis Recalls Her Struggle 'Making Ends Meet' As A Teen Mom
Watch the video above to see Davis' full interview, then check out the slideshow below for photos of her marathon filibuster
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My Story Proves The Personal Is Political
Director/Editor/Producer, Oral Fixation
I wondered about each woman, each couple. I was the only person there whose pregnancy showed. I turned my eyes down, covered my belly and tried to slow my breathing. I was pissed: This was the first time I'd ever been pregnant, happily married and wanting a baby, yet here I was.
10 Women We're Grateful For This Thanksgiving
We're grateful that someone as hilarious and outspoken as Mindy Kaling exists in the world. The creator and star of "The
Senator Wendy Davis On LGBT Rights In Texas
James Michael Nichols
Texas State Senator Wendy Davis became a household name earlier this year after staging a historic filibuster to block a
Wendy Davis Expected To Make Announcement That She Is Running For Governor In 2014
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By Marice Richter The bill would have banned most abortions after 20 weeks and imposed strict new requirements on clinics
Wendy Davis Set To Announce Election Plans In Early October
"I do think that in Texas, people feel like we need a change from the very fractured, very partisan leadership that we've
Wendy Davis In Vogue: 'I Do Hate Losing'
Vogue's profile of Davis is part of the magazine's September issue, on newsstands August 20. In the interview, the state
Giovanni Capriglione, Texas Republican, Thinks Wendy Davis Should Foot Bill For Special Sessions
Earlier this summer, Davis made headlines for leading a last-ditch effort against Texas' latest anti-abortion legislation
Ready or Not, It's Time for Wendy Davis to Run
Democratic strategist and writer
For the first time since Ann Richards, Texas Democrats have a leader, a win under our belts and the will to fight.
What I'm Reading Now: The Best Longform Journalism On The Web
The first major assault came in the mid 2000s when Stuxnet, a sophisticated computer worm, infiltrated and damaged Iran's
Nancy Pelosi Speaks Out On Texas Abortion Law
In an interview set to air Thursday, Pelosi, noting that she is a Catholic mother of five, said such measures ignore how
Rick Perry Voodoo Dolls Sold By Texas Abortion Rights Activist To Benefit Planned Parenthood
(Click over to the Houston Press for more on the Sinched and her voodoo dolls.) The Houston Press reports that Michelle Sinched
From Protests to Political Power
Author, "Matterness: What Fearless Leaders Know About the Powe...
We progressives have a bad habit of assuming that large numbers of people supporting our positions is the same as gaining political power.
Texas State Senator Wendy Davis: Pink Shoes and Common Sense
Former Senior Manager of San Francisco's Planning Department, ...
Wendy Davis can certainly speak both eloquently and effectively. She brings a clear analysis and thoughtful energy to seemingly intractable political quagmires.
Wendy Davis Fundraises Almost $1 Million After Abortion Filibuster
On Sunday, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) announced his campaign for governor. Abbott has already raised $18 million
Wendy Davis Pens Op-Ed On 'Draconian' Abortion Bill, Says It's Not What 'Real Texans' Want
Wendy Davis, the Democratic Texas state senator who staged a 13-hour filibuster against a GOP-backed abortion bill, called
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