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

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:

https://twitter.com/JDtheBard/status/357878967186894849

 https://twitter.com/ThePantau/status/357879320548614145

 https://twitter.com/RBPundit/status/357879538090389506

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?

https://twitter.com/carobini/status/357892506039484416

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

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