The best tweets from Wendy Davis's filibuster


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  1. After about 11 hours spent filibustering a controversial Texas bill that would close hundreds of abortion (SB 5) clinics around the state, Davis was interrupted because she " violated the Texas Senate’s procedural rules for a filibuster, which requires a senator to stand continually without assistance," the Washington Post reported.

    This is what happened after that
  2. I love that my girls dropped everything to help me create this Stand with Wendy Davis meme! #istandwithwendy #sb5 #pinkshoes #womensrights - join in!!
  3. Wendy Davis addressing the crowd "we are so proud as democratic senators to have represented your interests"
  4. Starting to arrest peaceful protestors #sb5 #atx