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Texas Legislature 2019

Texas passes bill banning cities from partnering with Planned Parenthood on any services

The bill would prohibit such partnerships, even for services not related to abortions. Abortion rights advocates worry that the bill's broad language could even halt privately funded programs held on government property.

Planned Parenthood advocates rally outside of the Capitol on April 11, 2019.

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

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