State Sens. Kirk Watson and Wendy Davis, late in the evening of Davis' filibuster five years ago, on June 25, 2013. Davis temporarily blocked a bill imposing restrictions on abortion clinics in Texas.


Five Years After Wendy Davis Filibuster, Texas Abortion Providers Struggle To Reopen Clinics

Posted on · For all Wendy Davis’ determination, getting an abortion in Texas is much harder today than it was in 2013. Abortion rights advocates believe it will take at least another decade for the state’s health care providers to re-establish the network of abortion clinics that existed before HB 2 became law.

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Affordable Housing, and Mental Health Care Issues; Houston Matters Weekend (January 7, 2017)

Posted on · A question that perplexes potential home buyers and renters: where’s the affordable housing for the rest of us? The Search for Affordable Housing has More than 50 percent of Houston housing consumers in the middle- to lower-income market, making less than $50,000 a year. Many are "rent-burdened," which means they spend more than the recommended […]

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