Texas House passes mandatory ultrasound bill without a rape or incest exception, 40 Days of Harassment starts tomorrow, Minnesota introduces fetal pain bill, and will internet-procured medication be the new back alley abortion?
Peterson voted against Don’t Ask Don’t Tell repeal and supported the Federal Marriage Amendment. He was one of the original 19 who threatened to tank health care reform over abortion, as well as part of the crew that helped kill the public option
Tennessee wants to ban any mention of homosexuality in grade school, Iowa may be legalizing the murder of abortion providers, and Planned Parenthood clinics – and their advocates – across the country warn about the devastating impact of the Pence amendment.
Right now, women in Minnesota are protected by state law if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned. But anti-choice legislators are aiming to change that.
Sodomy obsessed state reps in Minnesota, profile of Steph Herold, Rick Santorum continues the steps towards a presidental campaign, and twenty percent of British women have taken emergency contraception.
Despite the level of losses in the 2010 election, some reproductive health advocates are still able to find a silver lining in the results.
Minnesota is likely to be the first state to create additional hurdles for medical providers who induce a pregnancy without a medical reason before 39 weeks.
In a state that usually considers itself to be progressive, what comes next for reproductive health when both the House and Senate go under Republican control, and the GOP governor could stay on?
In the first 27 seven debates, as well as many public appearances, GOP endorsed candidate Tom Emmer refused to answer any question that involved abortion. For the final debate, he stayed just as stubbornly silent.
Abortion and same sex marriage are once more being pushed as Republicans as the key issues of the election. But in the Minnesota governor’s race the GOP candidate is letting others do the talking for him.