A tale of two states: Kansas, Indiana and the abortion wars to come

A tale of two states: Kansas, Indiana and the abortion wars to come

This post was originally published on this site WASHINGTON, D.C. — In this new post-Roe v. Wade era, the United States is quickly being transformed into divided islands, at least when it comes to accessing abortion services. Last week, Kansas and Indiana gave us a taste of what’s to come:...

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Primary recap: Kansas voters uphold abortion rights, Trump-backed candidates win in Arizona

Primary recap: Kansas voters uphold abortion rights, Trump-backed candidates win in Arizona

This post was originally published on this siteKansas voters upheld the right to an abortion, the first such vote after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. Arizona and more also held votes.     

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16 Lawmakers Arrested Outside Supreme Court Amid Abortions Rights Protest

16 Lawmakers Arrested Outside Supreme Court Amid Abortions Rights Protest

This post was originally published on this siteA total of 34 people were arrested by U.S. Capitol Police at the protest, including Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar and Alma Adams.

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House to vote on bills to protect access to abortion after Roe v. Wade overturned

House to vote on bills to protect access to abortion after Roe v. Wade overturned

This post was originally published on this siteThe Democrat-led House of Representatives is expected to vote on Friday to pass a pair of bills aimed at protecting access to abortion at the federal level in the wake of the Supreme Court’s momentous decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.

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How SCOTUS ruling could affect abortion coverage

How SCOTUS ruling could affect abortion coverage

This post was originally published on this siteThough a growing number of companies are offering to help workers travel to states where abortion is legal, it remains uncertain whether employers and insurers will have to pull back on providing abortion coverage to residents of states where the procedure is or...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Anti-Roe Trump Justices Should Be Impeached For ‘Lying’

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Anti-Roe Trump Justices Should Be Impeached For ‘Lying’

This post was originally published on this siteThe progressive House member said conservative judges nominated by Donald Trump misrepresented their Roe v. Wade views during confirmation hearings.

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Five crucial sections in the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

Five crucial sections in the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade

This post was originally published on this siteA Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade upended a five-decade-old right to abortion. Here’s a breakdown of the court’s decision.     

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Biden to address overturning of Roe v. Wade

Biden to address overturning of Roe v. Wade

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden is scheduled to speak Friday afternoon on the Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade and eliminating the constitutional right to an abortion, according to the White House.

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Senate Bill Would Protect Medication Abortion As Roe Teeters

Senate Bill Would Protect Medication Abortion As Roe Teeters

This post was originally published on this siteThe legislation is unlikely to pass, but Sen. Tina Smith told HuffPost that the safe, effective abortion method is “a very important thing to be protecting right now.”

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