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Our Daughters, Moms, and Sisters: Republican Attacks on Women's Choice Should Also Mobilize Men

Hans Johnson | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics
Hans Johnson

Men should join in rejecting the attack on reproductive health and insisting on candidates who know the issues around access to contraceptives and abortion and promise to advocate and advance coverage, affordable care, and fairness.

Laura Bassett

Abortion Rights Group Takes Texas Sonogram Law To Court

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Center for Reproductive Rights filed an injunction on Friday against a new Texas law that prevents a woman from getting an abortion ...

Laura Bassett

PHOTOS: State-Level Assaults On Abortion Rights

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans took charge of 25 state legislatures and 29 governors' offices in the 2010 elections, promising to focus on the sputtering e...

Laura Bassett

Texas Governor Signs Mandatory Sonogram Bill, Pro-Choice Group Retaliates

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

Republican Gov. Rick Perry signed a bill on Tuesday that would force Texas women to undergo an ultrasound, hear a detailed description of the fetus an...

Abortion Rights Group Prepares Legal Challenge To New Controversial Texas Law

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram | Anna M. Tinsley | Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

As Gov. Rick Perry touted Texas' new law that requires women seeking abortions to have a sonogram, a national abortion-rights group worked to prepare ...

New Texas Law Mandates Sonograms Before Abortion

Posted 07.19.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry Thursday signed into law a measure requiring women seeking an abortion in the state to first g...

Texas Lawmakers Pass Controversial Anti-Abortion Bill

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas – Texas lawmakers have passed legislation requiring doctors to perform a sonogram before conducting an abortion. The legislation re...

Controversial Abortion Bill Poised To Become Law In Texas

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUSTIN, Tex (Reuters) - Women seeking an abortion would have to first get an ultrasound under a measure approved on Thursday by the Texas House of R...