Mike Garvey is Assistant to the Chief of Staff at the ACLU Legislative Office.
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Friday, April 27, 2018
Legislators Are Trying to Hide a Dangerous Voucher Proposal Inside the Defense Spending Bill
This week, Congress is set to begin consideration of the annual defense bill, also known as the National Defense Authorization Act. The NDAA sets spending priorities for the Department of Defense and is one of few pieces of legislation that Congress takes up every year. Legislators haven’t failed...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Reproductive Healthcare for Millions of Low-Income Women Is One Trump Signature Away From Being Threatened
Just a week after the Republican Party’s Affordable Care Act repeal bill was dramatically pulled from the House floor, the Senate advanced legislation that will have serious consequences for the reproductive health and family planning abilities of millions across the country. It’s now awaiting...