Reproductive Rights

Reproductive Rights

Health
This week, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) introduced a gag rule that would undermine the nation’s program for affordable birth control and reproductive health care, radically restrict health care providers, and impact millions of people across the country. ...
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Health
The RPA requires all insurance plans in Washington state that cover maternity care to also cover abortions, ensuring that women are able to make the decisions that are best for themselves and their families. In addition, the RPA covers all FDA-approved contraception, including emergency contraception, without cost-sharing. ...
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Politics Health
The Trump administration Friday rolled back the birth control protection as part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), allowing any employer to deny birth control coverage because of religious or moral objection. ...
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Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis./AP Photo/Joe Koshollek
Politics
Russ Feingold (D-WI), Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-FL) and Ted Strickland (D-OH) have been endorsed by LPAC. ...
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Health
A new study shows that couples who attempt to conceive within three months after losing an early pregnancy have the same chances, if not greater, of achieving a live birth. ...
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Kristina Chamberlain and Jennifer Jimenez opened the Eastside Women’s Health Center in September to provide specialized health care to the LGBTQ community.
Health Local
More than being a place where women can receive health care, Jimenez and Chamberlain want to provide a place where their patients can let go, be honest and feel basic comfort and acceptance in a non-judgmental environment. ...
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Editorial
Many of the same politicians seeking to control women’s bodies are also the ones trying to turn back the clock on LGBT equality. ...
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State of the Union address/White House Photo
Top News Politics
Notably the most inclusive State of the Union address in history, President Barack Obama hit the high notes in Washington, D.C. Tuesday evening. ...
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Top News National
The Delaware Civil Marriage and Religious Freedom Act of 2013 passed the state legislature on May 7, 2013 and was signed by Governor Markell on the same day. ...
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Top News International
A new report finds that the global network remains divided in its stance on harmful “conversion therapy” for LGBTQ individuals, particularly in Latin America. ...
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