Why Texas’s Abortion Law Goes Too Far

As Democrats grapple with increasingly stringent opposition in traditionally conservative states, Texas just passed its most restrictive abortion law, restricting procedures to pregnancies without a fetal heartbeat.

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According to the National Institutes of Health, women, on average, find out about their pregnancies in between the fifth and sixth weeks of gestation. That means that many, and possibly…