Hillary slams 20-week abortion ban

Hillary slams 20-week abortion ban

Hillary slams 20-week abortion ban | TheHill >by: Peter Sullivan | 05/13/15 05:59 PM EDT| RePost: 05/16/2015 6:59:33 AM | The Hillary Clinton campaign jabbed at House Republicans after they passed a bill banning abortions after 20 weeks on Wednesday. “Politicians should not interfere with personal medical decisions, which should be left to a woman, her family and her faith, in consultation with her doctor or health care provider,” Clinton’s […]

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Democratic candidate for Texas governor reveals abortions: report

Wendy Davis at an abortion-rights rally in Austin on Monday

Democratic candidate for Texas governor reveals abortions: report >by Curtis Skinner |Sat Sep 6, 2014 1:37am EDT | Re-Post 09/12/2014 | (Reuters) – Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate for Texas governor who was catapulted to national fame last year for her 10-hour filibuster against abortion restrictions, revealed in her memoir she ended two pregnancies of her own, the San Antonio Express-News reported on Friday. State Senator Davis wrote in her book, […]

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Fragile victories for abortion access in the South -Spotlight

Abortion rights activists

Fragile victories for abortion access in the South >by Irin Carmon |09/01/14 10:40 AM—Updated 09/01/14 11:19 AM| Re-Post 09/03/2014 2:00 AM | In a single weekend, with temporary wins for abortion providers in Louisiana and Texas, one fact became ever clearer: The federal courts are the only thing standing between conservative lawmakers and a woman’s right to an abortion. For now, the news is good for abortion access in the region, but […]

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Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics

Abortion Clinic in Gentilly LA

Judge temporarily blocks law that could close all Louisiana abortion clinics  >by Jonathan Kaminsky | NEW ORLEANS La. Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:48pm EDT|Re-Post 09/01/2014 1:08:54 PM | (Reuters) – A U.S. federal judge on Sunday temporarily blocked enforcement of a Louisiana law that advocates say would likely have closed all five abortion clinics in the state. The measure, signed into law by Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal in June and […]

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