Paxton’s office has asked lawmakers for millions more in funding and expanded jurisdiction to go after certain crimes. Critics say the requests are aimed at political gains.
Health agency is demanding that the group, which faces an investigation over questionable billing, pay back $29,431 in costs the state incurred.
The anti-abortion group served more than 3,300 clients, far less than the nearly 70,000 people the organization projected when it won state contracts.
The ruling comes after a trial in July at which patients, health providers, state agency officials, bioethicists, cemetery directors, and religious leaders testified.
The two Democratic candidates for governor sounded out their differences Friday evening in their first and likely only debate before the May 22 runoff.
Margaret Atwood, one of the world’s most prolific and acclaimed authors, headlined two recent San Antonio events.
Anti-abortion advocates rallied at the Texas Capitol on Saturday, waving flags and cheering on speeches by Gov. Greg Abbott and other politicians.
Of the 20 items on the special session’s agenda, nine bills passed, including two restricting abortion access in Texas, which have been signed into law.
In an overnight vote, the Senate approved a measure that prohibits local and state government agencies from contracting with abortion providers and their affiliates.
Award-winning radio host Diane Rehm joined forces with Planned Parenthood of South Texas at its annual fundraiser luncheon Thursday.