As abortion crisis engulfs red states, advocates press White House for a bolder plan

Declare a public health emergency, they tell Biden. Meanwhile, Congress talks about repealing restrictions on spending.

By: - July 11, 2022 6:57 am

Demonstrators hold up signs supporting abortion rights, trying to draw the attention of passing drivers at the corner of Lomas and Fourth Street at an event organized by Planned Parenthood on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (Photo by Shelby Wyatt for Source NM)

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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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