Abortion Information

Democratic bid for post-Trump win in Omaha ensnared in abortion debate


However, his anti-abortion stance exposed the cultural divides within the Democratic Party over the decades-old issue.Newly-installed Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez planned to take the party’s multi-state unity tour last month to Omaha to rally for Mello. However, he skipped the event amid backlash from abortion rights groups like the National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League.Perez later tried to correct the situation by saying, "Every Democrat, like every American, should support a woman's right to make her own choices," and called on Democrats to speak with "one voice."However, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, an abortion rights supporter, insists that there is room in the party for abortion foes.

full story

 read more

Related news

BREAKING: Ninth Court orders California pregnancy centers to promote abortion
Lifesite, Pennsylvania - October 15, 2016

October 14, 2016 (PregnancyHelpNews) — Non-profit medical clinics that exist to provide life-affirming alternatives to abortion in the state of California will be forced to promote abortion or face severe financial consequences, after the 9th Circuit Court of ...

more

One Woman's Story Shows Why Government Funding For Abortion Care Matters
Huffington Post - September 30, 2016

September 30 marks the 40th anniversary of the Hyde Amendment, a policy that blocks federal Medicaid coverage for abortion services unless a woman’s life is in danger, or in cases of rape and incest.Reproductive rights advocates have been loud and clear on the ...

more

Judge Rules Baltimore Can't Force Pregnancy Centers to Promote Abortions
LifeNews.com, Montana - October 10, 2016

The city ordinance forced pregnancy resource centers to post a disclaimer stating that they will not refer women for abortions, according to the Associated Press. The Greater Baltimore Center for Pregnancy Concerns challenged the ordinance, and last week, Senior ...

more

North Carolina Abortion Providers Fight For Ground Amid Growing Hostility
Huffington Post - December 4, 2016

The presence of nationally known anti-abortion protesters like the Flip Benham cohort is a common occurrence at APWHC Charlotte, as are the mobile crisis pregnancy centers that park up the road from the clinic. But on this particular day, there were also upward ...

more

My hedge-fund boyfriend tried to bribe me to get an abortion: suit
New York Post, New York - December 11, 2016

A hedge-funder tried to fend off fatherhood by offering his model girlfriend $75,000 to abort their child, according to a lawsuit.Elmira Naymark, 32, a lithe, leggy brunette, met Ron Ozer through mutual friends in 2013 and the pair quickly hit it off, traveling ...

more

More from New York

Trending today

Correction: Abortion-Oregon story

In stories Aug. 15 and July 5 about Oregon's expansion of abortion and reproductive health ...

San Diego Doctor Says Therapy Can Reverse Effects of a Medical ...

A San Diego doctor tells NBC 7 Investigates he can reverse the effects of a medical abortion ...

Toledo abortion clinic asks Supreme Court justice to remove herself ...

“It is important to note that while Justice Kennedy may be perfectly able to decide this ...

How controversial science can make it harder to get an abortion

An abortion can be an emotional experience that raises questions about a woman's relationships ...

San Diego Doctor Says Therapy Can Reverse Effects of a Medical ...

A San Diego doctor tells NBC 7 Investigates he can reverse the effects of a medical abortion ...

Local Updates

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming