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WENDY DAVIS FILIBUSTER
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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.
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
Van De Putte hadn't planned on calling out her male colleagues in the Texas state senate when Davis began her filibuster
Wendy Davis Celebrates 1-Year Filibuster Anniversary
But Davis remains proud of having taken a stand against that law, and her campaign is celebrating the filibuster anniversary
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'
But when asked about support for civil unions, she was ambiguous: "It isn't any of my business. I don't believe the government
Wendy Davis Blurs Abortion Position, But Hangs Onto Abortion-Rights Backers
“I would have and could have voted to allow that to go through, if I felt like we had tightly defined the ability for a woman
Wendy Davis Recalls Her Struggle 'Making Ends Meet' As A Teen Mom
“I knew I was poor because of the struggles that I and my young daughter, Amber, were experiencing," Davis said of the time
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.
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10 Women We're Grateful For This Thanksgiving
I remember having an early discussion at ABC with people who no longer work at the network before "Grey's" was picked up
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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Perry has not said what his plans are, but many speculate that he will try a second time for the Republican nomination for
Wendy Davis Set To Announce Election Plans In Early October
Many Texas Democrats have been urging Davis to run for governor, hoping she would succeed Gov. Rick Perry (R), who later
Wendy Davis In Vogue: 'I Do Hate Losing'
Click here to read more from Vogue, and check out the September issue on stands August 20. “But I do hate losing," she added
Giovanni Capriglione, Texas Republican, Thinks Wendy Davis Should Foot Bill For Special Sessions
In an interview with the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, state Rep. Giovanni Capriglione (R ) said that Wendy Davis should personally
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
"It's about how we tell the narrative from the beginning, so that we're not setting people up to think we're going to win
Nancy Pelosi Speaks Out On Texas Abortion Law
"It’s a fight on family planning, contraception, as well as terminating a pregnancy and without having adequate protections
Rick Perry Voodoo Dolls Sold By Texas Abortion Rights Activist To Benefit Planned Parenthood
"What's better than sticking pins in Gov. Goodhair or burning him at your own doll sized stake?" Sinched told the Press. "No
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
Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) raised nearly $1 million in the second half of June following her high-profile filibuster
Wendy Davis Pens Op-Ed On 'Draconian' Abortion Bill, Says It's Not What 'Real Texans' Want
Davis' filibuster launched the Texas abortion bill into the national spotlight last month. But despite her efforts to block
Wendy Davis and
-- Do Women Need Help to Lead?
Nationally acclaimed communications, trial and jury expert, tw...
Wendy Davis stand up and deliver a 13-hour filibuster in a hostile environment, killing a bill to close women's clinics throughout Texas -- and doing it singlehandedly! It reminds us that leadership, courage, strength and a fighting spirit are all there -- all part of women's abilities.
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