A new law could help Texas mothers, but implementation is key

Texas is ranked in the top 10 states for the highest percentage of women experiencing postpartum depression—not surprising for a state with one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the developing world due to what many experts suggest is lack of access to healthcare. In light of these statistics, any law that aims to […]

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86th Legislative session zooms past safety regulations for e-scooters

Across Texas over the past year, several companies have swooped down on cities—including San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, and El Paso—with fleets of e-scooters, leaving officials scrambling to pass ordinances to regulate this new transportation service. Companies like Bird Ride and LimeBike contend that their scooters provide necessary solutions to congested highways and roads, but local […]

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