Politics

Marjorie Kamys Cotera

Dewhurst Aide: Media Conducted Themselves With "Decorum"

After reviewing video from Tuesday's filibuster, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst — who also spoke at a Right to Life conference on Saturday — said he found no evidence that the media incited "unruly" behavior from activists in the Senate gallery.

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Khampha Bouaphanh

The Evening Brief: June 28, 2013

Your evening reading: aide says Davis "looking very closely" at statewide run; Straus says Perry's comments on Davis crossed a line; Cruz says Davis' views don't match Texans'

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Ariel Min

Despite Glow of National Spotlight, Davis Still Faces Fight in Texas

Wendy Davis came off the Senate floor early Wednesday as the national Democratic Party's newest star. But what effect her 11-hour filibuster to stop abortion legislation will have on her political prospects in Texas is an open question.

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Bob Daemmrich

Davis Gets the Taiwanese Animation Treatment

Nobody does the news quite like Taiwan-based Next Media Animation, whose latest storyline is Fort Worth Democratic state Sen. Wendy Davis' filibuster of a bill that would have added restrictions on abortion.

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