Alexa Kolbi-Molinas is a staff attorney with the ACLU's Reproductive Freedom Project.
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Saturday, May 18, 2019
Alabama Is the Most Explicit Example of What's Been Happening to Abortion Rights for Decades
On Wednesday, Gov. Kay Ivey (R) signed H.B. 314—a near-total ban on abortion—into law. With her signature, Gov. Ivey made Alabama the fifth state—after Mississippi, Kentucky, Georgia, and Ohio—to ban abortion just this year. Even if the Supreme Court never takes another abortion case, abortion care...
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Abortion Access – No Matter How Much Money You Make
At least you can say that Rep. Henry Hyde was honest. In 1997, the congressman from Illinois introduced what would forever become known as the Hyde Amendment, the federal law that withholds federal Medicaid coverage for abortion. He was completely open about his intentions: “I certainly would like...