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Tough TX Abortion Restrictions Reflect the Least Compassionate Interpretation of the Law

Tough TX Abortion Restrictions Reflect the Least Compassionate Interpretation of the Law
Here's how democracy works in Texas: Over 19,000 Texans wrote to the Department of State Health Services during the public comment period asking for existing clinics to be exempt from the new ambulatory surgical center regulations. Only 265 requested a strict version of HB 2 rules. Last week the Texas Health and Human Services Commission released the final rules for the abortion restrictions passed this summer, and unsurprisingly, they reflect the least compassionate interpretation of the law.
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Does Rick Perry's Sister Stand to Profit from #SB1?

Does Rick Perry's Sister Stand to Profit from #SB1?
As Texas' infamous abortion bill continues to weasel its way through the state legislative process, speculation is abound that Gov. Rick Perry's sister stands to make a serious profit should it pass in its current form. She owns United Surgical Partners International, a company that upgrades doctor-owned facilities, and seeing as 37 of Texas' 42 abortion clinics would need these million dollar upgrades to remain open. . .
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