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The prospects for restoring Roe

The outlook is grim in the short term. But there are three possible paths over the longer term.

Here's What GOP-Nominated Justices Said About Roe v. Wade During Their Senate Hearings

Every Supreme Court nominee is asked about their views of the landmark abortion rights ruling that has stood for a half-century.

The Chilling Way Abortion Rights May Rest On Governor's Races

The fight for Congress often dominates midterm elections but the Supreme Court leak has thrust candidates for governor into the forefront of the 2022 campaign.

Opinion | Any intelligence in Trump's hands is prone to manipulation

An inspector general's report claims the Trump administration altered an intelligence report so Trump wouldn't look bad.

Opinion | Why men have a lot to lose if Roe v. Wade is overturned

If you’re a man and you think abortion rights don’t impact you, you're wrong.

Supreme Court Leak Inquiry Exposes Gray Area of Press Protections

No law or written code of conduct prescribes how an investigation into the leak of a draft opinion should proceed, or whether journalists will be swept into it.

How Roe Shaped the World of Work for Women

Many factors drove women into the work force in greater numbers in the 1970s. Scholars argue that abortion access was an important one.

Abortion Rally Draws Thousands in Houston

The event was among numerous protests planned across the country this weekend.

How the future of Roe is testing Roberts’s clout on Supreme Court

The majority of five justices is testing the power of fellow conservative chief justice.

A 49-year crusade: Inside the movement to overturn Roe v. Wade

Antiabortion activists and Republican allies stand on the cusp of reaching this goal.

Threat to Roe puts GOP on defense in 2022 battlegrounds

"We’re going to talk about the economy, about energy, about the failed Biden policies, about the open border," said a top GOP strategist.

‘He’s Dangerous. So Is His Book.’

An Appalachian writer says Hillbilly Elegy played to bogus notions on the left and right about the impoverished region. The only thing that benefited was Vance’s political career.

After leak, religious rift over legal abortion on display

The leaked U.S. Supreme Court draft opinion that could end or limit abortion access for millions has sent shockwaves through diverse faith communities

NYC Churchgoers Persevere in Prayer as Pro-Abortion Protesters Stage Mock Abortions and Blaspheme Jesus

A New York City pro-abortion protest included a performer pretending to have an abortion in front of a Catholic church.

Watch Live: Mother's Day Protest – Pro-Life, Pro-Abortion Activists Clash Outside SCOTUS

Sunday's protest follows a string of drastic measures being taken by far left radicals to protest the Court’s expected decision to repeal Roe v. Wade. 

Kirsten Gillibrand: If Roe Overturned American Women 'Are Half Citizens'

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that if the Supreme Court overturned the 1973 Roe. v Wade decision, women will become "half citizens." | Clips

Gillibrand: LGBTQ+ Rights and Marriage Equality Rights Are ‘at Risk’ Now

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that if the Supreme Court overturned the Roe. v. Wade decision, "LGBTQ+ equality" is in danger. | Clips

Gov. Reeves: If Roe Overturned, MS Abortion Ban Without Incest Exception Becomes Law

Governor Tate Reeves said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that the Mississippi trigger law will go into effect if the Supreme Court overturns the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision. | Clips

Mike Pence Tries To Break Trump’s Hold On South Carolina Ahead Of 2024

The state is key in the GOP nominating process and had long been favorable to social conservatives — until Pence's former boss won it in 2016.

Biden’s trade team: RIP globalization

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine accelerates the administration’s efforts to find a path between global free trade and Trump-like protectionism.

Gillibrand: SCOTUS Justices Purposefully Misled the Senate in Confirmation Hearings

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that if the Supreme Court justices who said they believed Roe v Wade was precedent during their confirmation hearings and are now poised to overturn it purposefully misled the Senate. | Clips

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