Following on the heels of a House member, a second Texas legislator with ties to the American Legislative Exchange Council files a companion bill to the state’s proposed 20-week abortion ban.
The governor will veto a ban on abortions after 20 weeks.
The Senate passes a 20 week ban, sending it back to the House then on to the governor.
The heartbeat ban may be stuck in committee. Why? It’s not strict enough.