‘Written by Wendy Davis’: AP can’t contain bias in Texas abortion law headline

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This morning, Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed the bill restricting late-term abortions and requiring abortion clinics to meet hospital-level standards into law. But the ostensibly objective Associated Press had its own take on the news:


Twitterers couldn’t help but detect just a hint of bias:






It certainly reads like a press release from Davis’ office.

What is it that the AP finds so disturbing? Is it the more sanitary medical conditions? The lives that will be saved?


At least that would have been a more honest interpretation of the law. Come on, AP.


Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/07/18/written-by-wendy-davis-ap-cant-contain-its-bias-in-texas-abortion-law-headline/

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