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Military Combat Jobs to Soon Be Available to Women

Defense Secretary Ash Carter is expected to order the military to open all combat jobs to women today, giving the services until January 1 to submit plans to make the change, according to the Associated Press.

A senior defense official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told the AP that all services will have to begin putting plans in place for combat integration by April 1.

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Mixed Results for Women in House Version of National Defense Authorization Act

The House passed its version of the defense bill last week, with some wins and losses on sexual assault and a few boons for new moms.

The House passed its version of the defense bill last week, with some wins and losses on sexual assault and a few boons for new moms.

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Department of Defense Approves Emergency Contraception

The Department of Defense has now approved the use of emergency contraception for women serving overseas.

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Roundup: Everyone Has an Opinion

RH Reality Check strives to bring you the best and latest in
reproductive health news.  But I’ll admit it I can’t leave an editorial or a letter to the editor unread. Sometimes
there are opinions so good they just have to be shared. These are NOT those kind.

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