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New law expands abortion coverage


New law expands abortion coverage
The Register-Guard

SALEM — Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday signed into law a bill expanding coverage on abortions and other reproductive services to thousands of Oregonians, regardless of income, citizenship status or gender identity. Proponents called it America's most ...

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