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'We Will Fight This': Rights Advocates Warn Georgia's Six-Week Abortion Ban Poses National Threat
"This is actually something that's happening in state after state with a very specific purpose of overturning Roe v. Wade. "
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#EndTheLies, Declare Reproductive Rights Advocates as Senate GOP Pushes 20-Week Abortion Ban
"The provocative, inaccurate lies about abortion being spread by this administration and its allies completely strip pregnant people of their dignity and medical needs, putting their health in jeopardy."
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The Peach State or 'Banana Republic'? Critics Howl Over Georgia GOP's Proposal to Target Journalists With Secretive Ethics Panel
"It's not the government's role to tell journalists how to do their jobs. This bill is unnecessary state meddling with the press."
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After Speech Goes Viral, Georgia Lawmaker Not Done Condemning Attack on Reproductive Rights: 'Women Are Going to Die'
State legislator Jen Jordan shared her personal experience with pregnancy loss in a passionate speech on the Senate floor, chastising her male colleagues for attempting to control women's healthcare choices
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'See You In Court': ACLU Vows Legal Action as Georgia GOP Passes 'Unconstitutional' 6-Week Abortion Ban
"This bill further erodes the health and well-being of Georgia's women and reveals a callous disregard for their well-established constitutional rights."
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As GOP Attacks Women's Reproductive Freedoms, 'Testicular Bill of Rights' Would Restrict Men's Access to Viagra and Porn
The proposal aims "to show the absurdity when a woman tries to regulate a man's body" as anti-choice legislation regulates women's bodies
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Stacey Abrams Files Federal Lawsuit Detailing Georgia’s Extensive Voter Suppression in 2018
But electing a Democrat as Secretary of State in next week’s runoff might be a quicker solution to these problems
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'Systematic Disenfranchisement' in Georgia, Says Stacey Abrams, Should Be 'Call to Arms' for US Voting Rights
"We have had systematic disenfranchisement of voters. We have seen gross mismanagement of our elections. And we have seen an erosion of faith in democracy in our state. Those are all true facts."
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'Not a Speech of Concession': Applause for Powerful Defiance as Stacey Abrams Ends Bid in Georgia by Condemning 'Deliberate' Voter Suppression by GOP
"The fight against voter suppression is so far from over. The election may have ended, but Stacey Abrams ignited a fire in the hearts of Georgia voters."
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Gathering Stories of Voter Suppression, Stacey Abrams Weighs Unprecedented Challenge Alleging Misconduct by GOP
"Waiting four hours to vote. Broken machines...Our democracy shouldn't look like this. Georgians deserve better, and we will continue to fight to count every vote."
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