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A Republican wants to add exceptions for rape and incest to Texas’ new near-total abortion ban. He faces an uphill climb.

The proposal comes almost two weeks after Gov. Greg Abbott’s comments that the state would “eliminate all rapists.”

Pregnancy and abortion related brochures from The John Paul II Life Center in Austin. June 4, 2021.

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