What Repealing the Hyde Amendment Would Mean for Texas

After years of watching Republicans in Congress chip away at abortion access, congressional Democrats, including three from Texas, are finally making a move.

Last week, U.S. Reps. Barbara Lee (D-California), Diana DeGette (D-Colorado) and Jan Schakowsky (D-Illinois) and 70 Democrat co-sponsors filed House Resolution 2972—dubbed the EACH Woman Act—to repeal the decades-old Hyde Amendment, which bans Medicaid and other federal funds from covering abortions. The resolution would also...

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