Stories tagged: "reproductive health care"


In this Nov. 7, 2020, file photo Vice President-elect Kamala Harris holds hands with President-elect Joe Biden and her husband Doug Emhoff as they celebrate in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
How the Biden-Harris Administration Could Improve Reproductive Health on Day One

Advocates hope Title X funding could be restored to nearly 1,000 providers who had to shut down under Trump administration rules.

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Tennessee, Iowa GOPers Push Abortion Restrictions in Middle of the Night

One June night after 12:30 a.m., Iowa lawmakers mandated a 24-hour waiting period for patients seeking abortion care. A week later at 5:30 a.m., Tennessee lawmakers banned the procedure once a fetal heartbeat is detected.

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Senate Republicans Snub Coronavirus Relief Bill in Favor of Another Conservative Judge Hearing

On Wednesday, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell led a confirmation hearing for Cory Wilson, a staunch opponent to reproductive healthcare and the Affordable Care Act.

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The Battle to Ban Abortion Could Accelerate in 2020. Here’s Why.

The Supreme Court will hear its first big abortion case on Wednesday. Should the law at the heart of the matter go into effect, it is expected to force the closure of two of the three remaining abortion clinics in Louisiana.

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How the Title X ‘gag order’ is putting your birth control at risk

Reproductive health advocates call the new rule "coercive and a clear violation of patients’ rights."