With Legislature near end, Democrats move abortion coverage, benefits for undocumented children

After holding off on controversial bills to get Republican buy-in on the bigger tax measures, the Democrats are opening the floodgates in the last days of the 79th legislative session.

Overnight, they moved bills on state-paid abortion and state-paid health care for immigrant children.

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