Bill guaranteeing right to birth control blocked in U.S. Senate by Republican

By: - July 29, 2022 7:13 am

The threat to birth control access is not hypothetical, with conservative Republican lawmakers in states throughout the country discussing and proposing bills that would limit access to birth control, said U.S. Sen. Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Wednesday, July 27, 2022. (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.