In Texas, Marathon Filibuster Derails New Abortion Bill

Aired: 6/26/2013 | 0:10:13 | Clip
A Texas state bill supported by Republican lawmakers to ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy and require new standards for abortion providers was derailed by a marathon filibuster led by Fort Worth Democrat Wendy Davis. Gwen Ifill recaps the dramatic night in the Texas State Senate with Evan Smith of The Texas Tribune.

SHARE