The following article was released by Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Voters in red-state Kansas resoundingly voted to protect their access to abortion. Don’t tell the national Republicans who claim “abortion isn’t the winning issue Democrats think it is.” This is a warning to CA-47 congressional candidate Scott Baugh, who consistently
Senator Thomas J. Umberg, Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee issued the following statement in regards to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. “This morning we witnessed a travesty. For the first time in our nation’s history a constitutional right has been eliminated. And, if the concurring
Orange County Supervisor Katrina Foley released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization to overturn Roe v. Wade & Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pa. v. Casey. “This decision is one of the largest cases of government overreach in my lifetime
On Friday, June 24, the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) issued a ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade and Casey: Held: The Constitution does not confer a right to abortion; Roe and Casey are overruled; and the authority to regulate abortion is returned to the people and their elected representatives.
In response to the leaking of a draft opinion on the Dobbs case currently before the Supreme Court, California Attorney General Rob Bonta included the following statement in his weekly email update: California values and protects reproductive rights, freedom, and justice. We will continue our fight to preserve and protect
In the face of unprecedented attacks on women’s health care and reproductive rights throughout the country, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the Administration’s participation in a new advisory group, the California Future of Abortion Council, to advance the state’s leadership on reproductive freedom and signed legislation furthering the state’s commitment
Although the news release from Planned Parenthood of Orange & San Bernardino Counties (PPOSBC) blurs the boundary lines, the recognition given to Terry Stapleton by Representative Lou Correa (D-CA46) was in response to her leadership in the fight against COVID-19, for which she should rightly be applauded. That work is
[On Friday, January 24], the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR), announced an action to protect human life and the conscience rights of all Americans. OCR is issuing a Notice of Violation to the state of California, formally notifying California that it cannot