What happens in these states could be pivotal for abortion access. Here’s why.

What happens in these states could be pivotal for abortion access. Here’s why.

This post was originally published on this siteIf Roe is overturned, there are a few key states where access to abortion will be critical. Here’s a look at why.     

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Kansas Supreme Court upholds GOP-drawn House map

Kansas Supreme Court upholds GOP-drawn House map

This post was originally published on this siteThe Kansas Supreme Court upheld a Republican-drawn House map that would split a racially diverse county in the state in two, reversing a decision made by a Kansas judge last month to toss out the map. “A majority of the court holds that,...

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Congressional map drawn by Kansas Republicans is unconstitutional, Wyandotte County judge rules

Congressional map drawn by Kansas Republicans is unconstitutional, Wyandotte County judge rules

This post was originally published on this site Wyandotte County District Judge Bill Klapper ruled Monday that Kansas Republicans violated the state constitution by targeting residents on the basis of politics and race when drawing new congressional districts. Klapper’s order, which is certain to be appealed to the Kansas Supreme...

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Kansas agrees new mail ballot restrictions are unconstitutional, will pay legal fees

Kansas agrees new mail ballot restrictions are unconstitutional, will pay legal fees

This post was originally published on this site A federal court on Friday struck down parts of a new Kansas law that criminalized the distribution of advanced mail ballot applications. The state agreed not to object to arguments raised by nonprofit organizations that said the 2021 law violates the First...

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Biden turns his focus to governors ahead of midterm elections

Biden turns his focus to governors ahead of midterm elections

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden on Wednesday is turning his focus to making new commitments to elect more Democratic governors, a Biden adviser told CNN, following on his pledge to be deeply involved in this year’s midterm elections.

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