After Roe? Pro- and anti-abortion rights groups face new landscape in 2022 midterms – and beyond

After Roe? Pro- and anti-abortion rights groups face new landscape in 2022 midterms – and beyond

This post was originally published on this siteActivists in the abortion wars are planning to spend millions this election year on the assumption that the Supreme Court will reverse Roe vs. Wade.     

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Abortion rights jumps to a top priority for Democrats in a new poll

Abortion rights jumps to a top priority for Democrats in a new poll

This post was originally published on this site The number of Democrats citing abortion rights as a top priority for the federal government to address jumped from less than 1% in 2021 to 13% in a new poll. (Image credit: Andrew Harnik/AP File Photo)

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Texas abortion providers want district court, not conservative appeals court, to hear challenge to restrictive law

Texas abortion providers want district court, not conservative appeals court, to hear challenge to restrictive law

This post was originally published on this site With the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals set to hear arguments about Texas’ restrictive new abortion law Friday, abortion providers have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to again intervene and instead send the case to a lower court. Abortion providers filed...

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6 questions for politics in 2022

6 questions for politics in 2022

This post was originally published on this site From control of Congress and the strength of the Biden presidency to potential Jan. 6 committee revelations and the future of abortion rights, there’s a lot at stake in 2022. (Image credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images)

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Ten political events that will shape the 2022 midterm elections

Ten political events that will shape the 2022 midterm elections

This post was originally published on this siteOn the 2022 ballot: control of Congress, the political strengths of President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump, voting rights and abortion.     

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Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

Federal appeals court to hear Texas abortion case on Jan. 7

This post was originally published on this siteThe Supreme Court this month declined to block enforcement of the Texas law but allowed abortion providers in the state to proceed with their legal challenge.

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Abortion rights groups say tech giants thwart ability to reach public  

Abortion rights groups say tech giants thwart ability to reach public  

This post was originally published on this siteAbortion rights groups say Facebook and other tech giants are making it harder for the public to access information about abortion pills by blocking posts and ads with credible information. They say limited access to online information about…

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Ohio GOP governor signs abortion bill into law

Ohio GOP governor signs abortion bill into law

This post was originally published on this siteOhio Republican Gov. Mike DeWine on Wednesday signed a bill into law requiring doctors to try to preserve life in the rare case that a baby is born alive following an attempted abortion — or face criminal penalties.

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California readies for wave of out-of-state abortion-seekers

California readies for wave of out-of-state abortion-seekers

This post was originally published on this site California is preparing to welcome an influx of people seeking abortions from across the country if the United States Supreme Court overturns the half-century old legal framework guaranteeing a woman’s right to a termination. The issue of abortion is a faultline that...

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