Republicans in Congress shy away from campaigning on national abortion platform

By: - July 25, 2022 12:00 pm
Reproductive rights protesters in front of the U.S. Supreme Court

It was a year ago this week that an early draft of the Dobbs decision was leaked, a precursor to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in June that overturned the federal right to abortion and gave rise to the demonstration pictured here. (Photo by Brandon Bell/Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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