The bills clarify when employers are allowed to pay differing wages, and ensure that employees are allowed to reveal how much they earn without being retaliated against.
Our searchable tool has been updated to include final responses from 48 state attorneys general and 41 state health departments about a wide range of issues involving abortion. The additional responses support our earlier analysis—that abortion in the United States is overwhelmingly safe and highly regulated.
Swarthmore is among a number of colleges and universities that are being investigated by the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights for violating Title IX by creating a “hostile environment” and discouraging students from reporting or pursuing disciplinary action against sexual misconduct.
The Gosnell trial is over, but states continue to use it as an excuse to push their anti-choice agenda.
One New Hampshire politician claims he was trying to be “shocking” when referring to women as vaginas. But the way legislators treat us these days, it’s clear they believe it.
Two states buck the flow of bad legislation by fighting off anti-choice bills in their legislatures.
A House panel disagrees that women need to “sleep on their decision” before terminating a pregnancy.
Pro-choice and anti-choice advocates will be busy at the New Hampshire state house on Valentine’s Day this year.
Reproductive health and rights were once again the subject of extensive debate in state capitols in 2012. Over the course of the year, 42 states and the District of Columbia enacted 122 provisions related to reproductive health and rights. One-third of these new provisions, 43 in 19 states, sought to restrict access to abortion services.
Next year will have an historic number of female senators, and that could be very good for women.