House Republicans in Washington state are backing a bill to limit state coverage of abortion to women who can prove their lives are in imminent danger.
The proposed ballot measure would limit state money for the procedure to cases of rape, incest, or medical necessity, similar to the federal Hyde Amendment.
Thursday’s decisions guarantees Medicaid funding for abortions for indigent Alaskans.
A provision that would force abortion providers to tell patients medication abortions can be reversed will not be enforced while a lawsuit challenging the requirement’s constitutionality proceeds.
A California assembly committee last week killed a GOP bill that would have allowed insurance companies to exclude abortion coverage from plans for any reason and without penalty.
An effort spearheaded by Right to Life of Michigan would require everyone in the state who wants insurance coverage of abortion care to purchase a separate rider. The initiative is proving unpopular with many state residents.
Anti-choice lawmakers in Wisconsin, nearly done tussling over the yearly budget, are now turning their attention back to reproductive rights restrictions.
The good news is that an employer can’t restrict an employee’s birth control coverage. But they can limit access to coverage for abortion.
A lawmaker intent on eliminating abortion rights tells about regret over his involvement in a girlfriend’s abortion. But does he want to serve time?
The bill’s sponsor says it won’t stop any abortions, but pushed the legislation anyway.