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Texas Legislature 2019

This Republican Texas lawmaker halted a bill to outlaw abortion. He now faces security concerns, sheriff says.

State Rep. Jeff Leach said a bill that criminalizes abortion will not advance beyond the committee he chairs.

State Rep. Jeff Leach, R-Plano, on the House floor on April 11, 2019.

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