Texas lawmakers move closer to ending straight-ticket votingMay 12, 2017

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Texas senators control the fate of whether insurance providers should cover 3-D mammography for Texas women.

State representatives have approved House Bill 1036, which requires commercial insurers to cover this advanced form of mammography that tends to create fewer false alarms. Currently, many insurance plans only cover 2-D mammograms. The bill has been sent to the Senate’s Business & Commerce Committee for consideration. Read the full story here.