Posted: Jul 17, 2014
Read our Fact Sheet with results about access to abortion services in Texas in the six months after HB2 went into effect.
Posted: Jun 26, 2014
TxPEP researcher Amanda Jean Stevenson examines the Twitter discussion regarding HB2 in summer 2013 and describes where discussion participants lived. A large fraction were Texans – coming from the majority of Texas counties – and the overwhelming majority were supportive of abortion rights.
Posted: Apr 2, 2014
Researchers with TxPEP published an article in the February issue of Contraception that discusses the effects that HB 2 will have on the health of Texas women, particularly low-income and young women who lack the resources to travel to clinics in a distant city or out of state, and the potential rise of abortion self-induction.
Posted: Feb 28, 2014
Researchers with TxPEP provided evidenced-based testimony with suggestions to improve the provision of contraception at the Feb. 20, 2014 Senate Health and Human Services Committee.
Posted: Apr 2, 2013
Researchers with the Texas Policy Evaluation Project have developed the TxPEP Family Planning Data Finder, a web app that describes the provision of family planning services in each county, Senate district, House district, and public health region in Texas, as well as for the state as a whole.
Posted: Sep 26, 2012
In "Cutting Family Planning in Texas," TxPEP investigators Kari White, Daniel Grossman, Kristine Hopkins, and Joseph E. Potter discuss the mechanism through which massive family planning budget cuts are affecting reproductive health in Texas.