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On this week's Inside Texas Politics, we spend some extra time with two guests.

Supporters cheered her, but will State Sen. Wendy Davis' successful filibuster hurt the Fort Worth Democrat in her Republican-leaning district? Davis joins the discussion from Austin.

Plus: Some Republicans blame Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst for the failure of the abortion bill. Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson a Republican rival who wants Dewhurst's job joins us from Houston to criticize the way the lieutenant governor handled the end of the special session.

And on Reporter Roundtable, the Supreme Court struck down a key part of the Voting Rights Act last week. What might that mean the next time North Texans go vote? From the right, Mark Davis of 660 AM The Answer, and from the left, former state representative Domingo Garcia.

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