· · · · · 

Health Groups Urge Synder to Veto Omnibus Anti-Choice “Super Bill”

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder. Photo: Eric Seals/Detroit Free Press.

Last stop for the anti-abortion superbill? The governor’s desk. But will he sign the bill or veto it?

· · · · · 

Michigan Rushes to Pass Anti-Choice Legislation Before the Year Ends

Photo: MLive via Annarbor.com.

It’s been six months since the Michigan State House voted in favor of HB 5711, the anti-abortion “super bill” considered one of the most extreme in the country. Now that the year is about to come to a close, it appears that the bill is back on the legislature’s agenda, and is expected to be voted on by the Senate as soon as today.

· · · · · 

Michigan Senate Votes to Expand “Conscience Clause” Protections, Abortion Insurance Riders

Michigan Senate. Photo: Safeaccessnow.org.

The senate makes restricting reproductive rights a daylong event.


· · · · · 

Michigan Senate Prepares to Vote For Omnibus Anti-Abortion Superbill

A clever sign at a reading of The Vagina Monologues on the steps of the Michigan capitol.

The restrictive collection of TRAP laws and bans could be voted on as early as August 15th.

· · · · · 

As the Michigan House Votes On Anti-Choice Super-Bill Advocates On Both Sides of the Bill Storm the Capitol

Michigan’s “super-bill” of abortion restrictions has activists marching on Lansing, urging lawmakers to support or reject the proposal.

· · · · · 

Democrats and Planned Parenthood Leaders Respond to Michigan’s Anti-Choice “Super-Bill”

Michigan House Democratic floor leader Kate Segal. (img src)

Michigan House Democratic floor leader Kate Segal and Planned Parenthood of Michigan respond to the anti-choice “super-bill,” quickly becoming known as one of the most extreme pieces of anti-choice legislation in the country.

· · · · · 

Rep. Bruce Rendon’s Anti-Abortion “Super-Bill” On Fast Track in Michigan Legislature

Michigan State Rep. Bruce Rendon

Rendon’s HB 5711 is the first bill in the state to roll so many abortion restrictions into one package, threatening to create serious barriers to abortion access for both abortion-seeking women and abortion providers in one fell swoop.

· · · · ·