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Friday, July 12, 2013

Texas Repubs pass abortion bill, Dems vow fight

Hallie Boas and Lisa Fithian lead abortion rights chants Friday from the third floor of the Texas Capitol Rotunda in Austin, where Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has scheduled a vote on the same abortion restrictions that were blocked when a Democratic filibuster and raucous protesters ran out the clock on an earlier special session.