A Republican-backed abortion bill got the green light from state health officials charged with implementing the rules, but a procedural twist is raising some eyebrows.

In Thursday’s show, we take a peek behind the scenes at what some are calling an unusual move.

IN-DISTRICT DISCUSSION

The president is one step closer to making a decision on Syria, but an increasing number of Congressional lawmakers say he needs to convince convince them first. We spoke one-on-one with Rep. Lloyd Doggett about that issue, immigration reform and more.

CAPITAL COMMENTATORS

From Sen. Wendy Davis’ delay of a major political announcement to Gov. Rick Perry courting controversy in Missouri, there’s been plenty of buzz-worthy political news lately. Democratic strategist Harold Cook and Republican strategist Ted Delisi joined us to analyze the day’s top talkers.