The Morning Texan: Abortion bill passes committee and more

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According to the National Weather Service, the high on Wednesday is only 93 degrees. However, temperatures are expected to increase to 97 degrees tomorrow.

Here is some morning reading:

Yesterday’s most read article online: The Austin Police Department is seeking help in an investigation of a sexual assault that happened in West Campus Monday morning. Persons with information should call 512-974-5095 or Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS.

In case you missed it: Jester will be shutting down its dining options for a few days this week, in order to repair a steam pipe.

What you have to read: In the early hours of Wednesday morning, the House State Affairs Committee passed HB2, an abortion related bill. The committee stopped hearing public and personal testimony on HB2 at 12:01, leaving more than a 1,000 people who registered to testify without the opportunity to do so.