Story Of The Texas Abortion Bill HB 2 In 30 Photos

While there have been many abortion bills passed across the country in the last couple of years none received the attention that Texas did. Here is the story of what occurred.

30. It all started with a Wendy Davis Filibuster on June 25

29. This Lead to a Second Special Session and Lots of Protestors


23. From Both Sides


Don’t let the tape fool you. There were even times of free and open debate among protesters and supporters.

18. Supergirl Even Made an Appearance

There were two women dressed as Supergirl. One on each side of the debate, but I couldn’t find the other one.

17. They Fought Hard to be Heard

16. Add a lot of Extra Security

13. There were also Clothes Hangers Everywhere

11. Even Elected Officials Took Up The Visual

10. And We Can’t Forget the Signs

3. The Legislators on Both Sides Fought Hard

Rep. Kirk Watson speaks to a crowd of protesters.


Rep. Jodie Laubenberg defends bill with supporters.

1. But Ultimately HB 2 was Passed and Signed into Law by Gov. Rick Perry

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