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The Texas governor has derided federal immigration policy as "catch and release. The Houston Democrat was on her feet speaking, not allowed to sit or lean against her desk, and unable to take bathroom breaks or drink water, since Wednesday evening. But ultimately the bill she opposed passed Thursday on an vote.
If passed, Texas' anti-transgender legislation will require student athletes to play on school sports teams that don't align with their gender identity.
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