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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

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A stark gender divide has emerged in debates unfolding in Republican-led states including West Virginia, Indiana and South Carolina. As male-dominated legislatures in Texas and elsewhere in recent years worked to advance bans, often with support of the few Republican women holding office, protesters were more likely to be women. Ban supporters say abortion affects not only women, but also children, and all of society.
2 months ago·Charleston, United States

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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

A stark gender divide has emerged in debates unfolding in Republican-led states including West Virginia, Indiana and South Carolina following the U.S. Supreme Court’s June decision to end constitutional protections for abortion

2 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Outside the chambers of the West Virginia Legislature, the marble foyer was packed with young women in T-shirts, ripped jeans, and gym shorts holding signs with uteruses drawn in colored marker.

2 months ago·United States
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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

A stark gender divide has emerged in debates unfolding in Republican-led states including West Virginia, Indiana and South Carolina following the U.S. Supreme Court's June decision to end constitutional protections for abortion.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

By LEAH WILLINGHAM Associated PressCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A stark gender divide has emerged in debates unfolding in Republican-led states including West Virginia, Indiana and South Carolina following the U.S. Supreme Court’s June decision to end constitutional protections for abortion. As male-dominated legislatures worked to advance bans, protesters were more likely to be women. That happened even as legislators often had support of the few R…

2 months ago·Colorado Springs, United States
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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Outside the chambers of the West Virginia Legislature, the marble foyer was packed with young women in T-shirts, ripped jeans, and gym shorts holding signs with uteruses drawn in colored marker.“Bans off our bodies,” the signs said. “Abortion is essential.” Inside, a group of lawmakers, almost all of them men, sat at desks in pressed suits, doing their best to talk over protesters’ chants carrying through the heavy woode…

2 months ago·Tacoma, United States
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In GOP legislatures, a gender divide emerges over abortion

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Outside the chambers of the West Virginia Legislature, the marble foyer was packed with young women in T-shirts, ripped jeans, and gym shorts holding signs with […]

2 months ago·Winnipeg, Canada
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