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Texas abortion bill fails to pass after lengthy filibuster

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A bill that opponents claimed would virtually ban abortion in Texas failed to pass late Tuesday after lawmakers missed a deadline by just minutes. Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, led an 11-hour filibuster to help block the bill.Jun.26.2013

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