It was supposed to be a routine hearing, but the debate over women’s health services drew dozens of demonstrators to the Capitol Thursday for a committee meeting on state health services.

In Thursday’s Capital Tonight, we heard how health officials are evaluating changes to women’s health programs, and how lawmakers and activists are hoping to influence the conversation.

CANDIDATE CONVERSATION

The race to be the state’s top accountant is going full speed ahead. Republican comptroller candidate Sen. Glenn Hegar joined us to talk about financial transparency, spending reform and more.

WAR OVER WORDS

Political strategists Harold Cook and Ted Delisi weighed in on the national attention surrounding gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott, following his decision to bring outspoken musician Ted Nugent along on the campaign trail.