Think Progress: Four States That Are Actually Working To Protect Abortion Rights

Think Progress: Four States That Are Actually Working To Protect Abortion Rights

By Tara Culp-Ressler

As states move to enact hundreds of abortion restrictions, and fights over taxpayer funding for abortion derail bipartisan policy initiatives on Capitol Hill, it can be hard to see any progress in this area. But beyond the headlines, there’s a quiet effort underway to reclaim the conversation.

More lawmakers than ever before are standing up to fight for reproductive rights, helping to pioneer a growing state movement to push for proactive legislation to safeguard abortion access. After decades of playing defense on issues related to abortion, pro-choice politicians are starting to take a more aggressive approach. Read the full article here. »

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