Activists Rally to Speak on Abortion Bills

As impassioned testimony on proposed abortion regulations continued through the night, supporters of the legislation rallied and prayed at the Capitol with conservative Texas lawmakers, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and other leaders from national anti-abortion groups.  

"Tonight, it's not so much that the eyes of Texas are upon you," Huckabee told the crowd, which was dressed in blue. "It's that the eyes of America are on Texas."

By dusk, more than 1,000 supporters of the legislation — which would impose strict new regulations on abortions — had congregated around the south steps of the Capitol, where they were ...

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