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Tell Your Member of Congress to Vote NO on the 20-Week Abortion Ban. - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, abuse, women, reproductive rights, abortion, ethics, freedoms, government, politics )

Beverly
- 15 days ago - secure.ppaction.org
It's National Women's Health Week and anti-women's health politicians in the House of Representatives have chosen to launch yet another attack by voting on a bill to ban abortion at 20 weeks nationwide.
Insensitive GOP NH Lawmaker Brings Abortion Into Debate Over State Bird Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NH, fourth graders, GOP Lawmaker, abortion, State bird, raptor, red tail hawk )

Dandelion
- 67 days ago - wmur.com
A civics lesson took an unexpected turn for a group of New Hampshire fourth-graders when a lawmaker brought the abortion debate into their effort to name a state raptor.
Support National Funding for Abortions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, abortion, reproductive rights, funding, petitions )

Freya
- 123 days ago - forcechange.com
Members of Congress, notably those from the GOP, passed an anti-abortion law that prevents federal funding for all abortions, delivering a significant blow towards womenâEUR(TM)s rights. Urge Speaker of the House John Boehner to remove this law, as it violates
WATCH: Jon Stewart Ridicules Alabama Law Providing Lawyers for Fetuses
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, abortion, fetuses, reproductive rights, women, lawyers, laws )

Freya
- 130 days ago - alternet.org
Jon Stewart's Jessica Williams traveled to civil-rights loving Alabama for a segment on a bizarre and dangerous law that allocates state funds to provide lawyers for the fetuses of women seeking abortions.
Over 50% Of Women Now Live In States Hostile To Abortion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, women, reproductive rights, Guttmacher Institute, civil rights, anti-choice )

Freya
- 142 days ago - yahoo.com
A new report out today from the Guttmacher Institute shows that 57 percent of women now live in a state considered to be hostile or extremely hostile to abortion rights.
Tell Republicans: Hands Off Women's Health Care ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, reproductive health, women's rights, healthcare, government, congress, constitution, elections, ethics, freedoms, politics, republicans )

Beverly
- 231 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Keep dangerous, Tea Party views on women's health OUT of the Senate this November.
Why Anti-Abortion Groups Are Struggling at the Ballot Box
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Government, Abortion, Roe v Wade, laws rights, Womens Rights, politics )

Dee
- 545 days ago - theweek.com
Since the Supreme Court's landmark Roe v. Wade decision in 1973, access to abortion has been one of the most contentious topics in American politics. The battle has raged across the country for the last four decades, as anti-abortion and abortion-rights..
Texas Women Turned Away at Abortion Clinics After Ruling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, anti-abortion, americans, constitution, elections, ethics, government, healthcare, politics, propaganda, republicans, usa, women )

Caree
- 572 days ago - news.msn.com
AUSTIN/DALLAS, Texas - Women seeking to terminate their pregnancies were turned away at clinics across Texas on Friday, providers said, after strict new regulations for physicians who perform abortions prompted a dozen facilities to stop offering them.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress to Stop Denying Abortion Coverage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, healthcare, women''s rights, Gosnell guilty verdict, usa, obama, politics, government, ethics, congress, usa )

Cal
- 608 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Congress to stop interfering with personal health care decisions and lift the restrictions on abortion coverage.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the Obama Administration You Support Comprehensive Health Insurance for All Women.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: reproductive rights, abortion, women, safety, protection, healthcare, ethics, government, congress, propaganda, politics, freedoms, abuse )

Beverly
- 625 days ago - secure.ppaction.org
Lawmakers and organizations like the Family Research Council think they should decide how and when a woman can receive medical care now trying to forbid congressional staffers from accessing health plans that cover abortion -- with their own money.
Rachel Maddow Discusses Unnecessary State Regulations (VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, abortion, abortion rights, Ohio, trap laws, corruption, republicans, government, ethics, dishonesty, americans, politics, news, healthcare )

Carrie
- 650 days ago - nbcnews.com
Ohio requires abortion clinics to have transfer agreements with nearby hospitals, but a new state budget provision prohibits many hospitals from entering into such agreements with abortion clinics. The last abortion clinic in Toledo, Ohio, likely...
When It Comes to Abortion Restrictions, Geography Matters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, politics, Americans, government, ethics, women's health, rightsfreedoms )

Carrie
- 667 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Both polling and moves by legislatures across the country have made it clear that sharp regional differences, as well as partisan ones, help determine which states are rewriting their abortion laws and which ones aren't.
'Texas Thinks of Women as Second-Class Citizens - If It Thinks We're Citizens at All'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas Senate, women's rights, women's health, abortion, abuse, freedoms, republicans, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 683 days ago - rawstory.com
Some Democrats see the abortion row played out in Austin's statehouse as a turning point for Texas liberals. But with the bill now passed by the state senate, others warn that life will get even harder.
Texas Senate Confiscates Tampons While Debating Anti-Abortion Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas Senate, women's rights, women's health, abortion, abuse, freedoms, republicans, ethics, government, politics )

Carrie
- 684 days ago - rawstory.com
As the Texas Senate begins debating the anti-abortion bill that sparked a series of protests that garnered national attention, Republicans backing the measure drew more criticism for confiscating women's hygiene products from attendees at the gallery.
Rick Perry Decries 'Mob Rule' After Wendy Davis Filibuster
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, abortion, women, rights, Rick Perry, Sen., Wendy Davishealthcare, freedoms )

Dee
- 689 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) said Sunday that opponents of Texas' tough new anti-abortion measures are welcome to stage another filibuster in the state Senate, but decried what he called "mob rule" by crowds in the gallery after state Sen. Wendy Davis..
 

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