Greg Abbott, Wendy Davis, Ted Cruz, David Dewhurst, and more engaged in hour-long interview and Q&A sessions at this weekend’s Texas Tribune Festival. Here’s what they said.
On a panel about the “Women’s Health Debate,” Texas House candidate Molly White insisted to Dukes that women who haven’t had abortions couldn’t understand their impact—so Dukes revealed her own history with the procedure.
Texas’s senior Senator pushed for Rick Perry and the Obama Administration to work out their differences to ensure the Women’s Health Program can serve low-income women.
A combination of steep cuts to women’s health care and an impasse over federal Title X funds threatens to leave some 400,000 low income Texas women without access to cancer screenings and contraceptives.