Tag: Abortion Rights

Senate

Adam Laxalt Doubles Down on Abortion Restrictions

As new reports from Bloomberg and Axios highlight how Adam Laxalt’s support for banning abortion puts him out of step with Nevada voters, Laxalt’s campaign is… doubling down on his support for anti-abortion policies. According to Axios, “65% of voters in the state consider themselves ‘pro-choice.’” But — despite that reality — Laxalt’s campaign doubled […]

Senate

Cut Services, Increased Wait Times Likely, As Sununu-Backed Council Defunds Planned Parenthood

A new Associated Press report highlights that Granite Staters could face “cuts in services” and increased “patient waiting times” following the Chris Sununu-backed Executive Council last week voting to defund reproductive health care clinics, including Planned Parenthood locations. Key points, via the AP: “Family planning providers that were denied state funding for routine health care services such as […]

Governors

Chris Sununu Dismisses Planned Parenthood Advocates Protesting His Council’s Funding Cuts

“I try not to get wrapped up into all that drama. That’s just a lot of drama.” That’s Gov. Chris Sununu message for the reproductive health care advocates who yesterday protested the Sununu-backed Executive Council’s decision to defund reproductive health care clinics, including Planned Parenthood locations. Asked about the protesters, […]

A.B. in the News, States

Round-Up: Cecile Richards Breaks Down Texas Abortion Ban

American Bridge 21st Century Co-Chair Discusses Impact On Women And Midterm Elections Last night, American Bridge 21st Century Co-Chair and former president of Planned Parenthood Cecile Richards joined Anderson Cooper and Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss the impact the Texas abortion ban will have on women not just in Texas but across the […]