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What is Trump's "Gag Rule?”

It would prohibit doctors, nurses, and hospitals across the country from being able to refer their patients for safe, legal abortion.

Politician Sabotages Anti-Abortion Bill After Exceptions for Rape and Incest Get Added

Lee Bright really wants to ban abortion after 20 weeks, but once a 20-week bill was amended to include exceptions for rape and incest, Bright threw a fit and tried to block a vote on it.
May 20, 2015

Gynotician Alert of the Week: May 15, 2015

This week: The appalling 20-week ban passes in the House; Texas gynoticians are severely restricting access to safe and legal abortions for minors; and South Carolina gynotician Lee Bright makes enemies on both sides of the aisle.
May 15, 2015

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Everything You Need to Know About the 20 Week Abortion Ban The House Is Voting On This Week

If this bill sounds familiar, it's because it was pulled from the House floor in January to work out what one politician called a “definitional problem with rape.”

May 12, 2015

6 Personal Stories that Reveal How a 20-Week Abortion Ban Would Hurt Women

People have a perception that women who terminate at a later stage just don’t want to be pregnant anymore or are selfish because they don’t want a sick baby. But this is not something I did for myself. This is something I did for him.
May 11, 2015

Gynotician Alert of the Week: May 8, 2015

This week: Oklahoma gynoticians tripled the waiting period for safe, legal abortion; Texas gynotician thinks insurers shouldn’t cover a rape survivor’s abortion unless she reports; and North Carolina gynoticians want to force doctors to send detailed, private information to the state on patients’ abortions.
May 8, 2015

Gynotician Alert of the Week: May 1, 2015

This week: Michigan and Florida are fixated on defunding Planned Parenthood; Colorado ends a wonderfully successful teen pregnancy program; the U.S. House votes to let DC bosses discriminate against women who get pregnant out of wedlock, and more.
May 1, 2015

Colorado Gynoticians Squash Wonderfully Successful Teen Pregnancy Program

It is shocking. The Colorado legislature just defunded one of the most successful teen pregnancy prevention program in the entire country.
May 1, 2015

GOP Presidential Contenders Trample on Reproductive Freedom at the ‘Faith and Freedom’ Event

Here are 3 of the most backwards bravado and despicable attacks on women’s health by GOP contenders in Iowa. (Spoiler: Reading these may cause you to want to tear your hair out.)
April 28, 2015

Listen Up, Gynoticians: Americans Agree on Abortion, and You Should Stay Out of It!

Most Americans support a woman's right to access abortion safely and without hardship, a new Vox poll finds. What else Americans agree on may surprise you.
April 20, 2015

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