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Repro Wrap: Reproductive Rights a Key Issue in Some Upcoming Elections

Some voters may just be coming back from summer vacation, but politicians and political action groups in New Jersey, Virginia, and Georgia are in full campaign mode.

Some voters may just be coming back from summer vacation, but politicians and political action groups in New Jersey, Virginia, and Georgia are in full campaign mode.

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Chris Christie Vetoes Family Planning Funding for the Fifth Time

In a sure sign that he is still running for president, the New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie (above) vetoes family planning funding for the 5th time.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed the state budget, and once again has refused the inclusion of additional funding for family planning services. Christie previously vetoed the funding in 2012, in 2011, and twice in 2010.

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All Eyes on Gov. Christie: Bill Banning Homophobic ‘Reparative Therapy’ May Soon Head to His Desk

A bill outlawing gay reparative therapy has to get past Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican who is up for re-election and who does not have a good record on LGBTQ rights.

Reparative therapy, sometimes referred to as “praying away the gay,” has been proven ineffective and harmful. But when questioned about a bill to ban the practice in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie stumbled.

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Thanks To Chris Christie, Six Family Planning Health Centers Close in New Jersey

By drastically cutting family planning funds, there are now less options in the state than ever before.

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New Jersey’s Governor is Taking His Time on a Rape Kit Bill

A bill to ensure that sexual assault survivors don’t get billed for the kits used to collect forensic evidence overwhelmingly passed the state legislature, but Governor Chris Christie  seems slow to sign it. 

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New Jersey Senate Trying Again To Reinstate Family Planning Funding

The New Jersey senate has passed a bill to bring back over $7 million in family planning funding.  Are they going to get a third veto?

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Anti-Choice Stance Makes New Jersey’s Governor Less Popular

Chris Christie may be wooing potential presidential voters, but his anti-choice moves are alienating his own state.

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New Jersey Democrats Plan For One Last Family Planning Veto Override

Democrats in New Jersey are pushing for one last veto override of the governor regarding family planning funding.

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New Jersey Governor Vetoes Family Planning Funds Again

The on again, off again family planning funding in New Jersey appears to once more be off again thanks to a governor’s veto.

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