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Another Hero Rises in Texas Next to Wendy Davis: Sarah Slamen

woman testifying about texas abortion bill“The Texas House on Tuesday night provisionally approved tough new abortion restrictions, making good on a third attempt to pass the measure this year.” That’s what the AP reported about what went on in the Texas House of Representatives last night, after more than 10 hours of debate. Citizens were invited to speak for and against the bill, and one rose among those against it as a star: Sarah Slamen. Watch as she tears apart the Texas Legislature for being a fraud, and then gets hauled off by state troopers:

 

 

 

The bill is likely to pass the House in a formal vote today and in the Senate on Friday.

Via PoliticsUSA

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