"We enthusiastically support this new version of the sonogram bill, which combines the best elements of the House and Senate versions," said Joe Pojman, Ph.D., executive director of Texas Alliance for Life. "No bill is perfect, and this bill is not an exception. However, this bill provides nearly all of the informed consent protections allowed by the U.S. Supreme Court to at least 92% of women considering abortion. We believe this bill raises the standard of care related to informed consent for abortion to the same level that patients expect for other medical and surgical procedures. That is what women deserve."
Despite a successful first term as mayor of Rowlett, John Harper faced working with difficult people elected to Rowlett City Council in 2010. Here, he tends his resignation from office as mayor.