When legislators want to avoid a fight on a controversial measure, they’ll often bury it the kind of bill where you would least expect to find it. That’s what happened in the U.S. House Wednesday morning.
Lost in a netherworld where it is less than a state and something other than a city, the District of Columbia is being used by right-wingers in Congress as a battleground on reproductive justice and much more.
D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton is taking a preemptive strike against a potential abortion ban.
One Congresswoman fights back on the omnibus spending bill with a rider that continues the D.C. ban on abortion funding.
How D.C.’s women were sacrificed and the implications for future policy.