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IN OUR OWN VOICE: NATIONAL BLACK WOMEN'S REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE AGENDA

A new survey shows black adults in Texas and around the country have a lot of concerns about reproductive health. Experts met in Dallas this week to talk about the findings and their implications.

Texas Sees 'Unusual' Spike In Pregnancy-Related Deaths, Study Finds

Aug 19, 2016
Bob Daemmrich / Texas Tribune

Texas has seen an “unusual,” dramatic increase in the number of women who died from pregnancy-related causes in the last five years, according to a new study.

Actions Against Planned Parenthood Are Not Final, Texas Official Says

Oct 26, 2015
John Jordan / Texas Tribune

The Texas official in charge of the Medicaid inquiry of Planned Parenthood says that the organization has not been terminated from that federal health care program and that it would take at least a month to determine whether it should be.