The Evening Brief: Texas Headlines for June 26, 2013

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•    Perry Calls Second Special Session: "Hours after Democrats won a rare victory by blocking a restrictive abortion bill, Republican Gov. Rick Perry has called a second special session to take up the issue again. Perry also put transportation funding and a juvenile justice measure on the agenda for the session, which is set to begin July 1."

•    Filibuster Launches Davis Onto National Stage: "State Sen. Wendy Davis has held the Texas spotlight before. But Tuesday night’s marathon abortion filibuster propelled her into the national spotlight. By the time the Senate unsuccessfully forced the vote ...

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