Early Morning Swim: Rachel Maddow Reports on the GOP’s “Small Government” Initiatives Around the Country [VID]
Speaking of which, this is very small government-y!
Gov. Rick Perry’s emergency legislation requiring doctors to do a sonogram before performing an abortion is moving forward.
The Senate State Affairs Committee approved a compromise between a stringent House version and a more flexible Senate draft during a meeting Tuesday. The bill still requires doctors to show the woman a sonogram, to hear the fetal heart beat and provide a detailed description of the fetus.
I’m sure the Teabillies in Texas will be up in arms over this grievous assault on personal liberty.