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Kansas first state to vote on abortion since Roe’s demise
Abortion · Topeka

Kansas first state to vote on abortion since Roe’s demise

51% Center coverage: 101 sources
Kansas will be the first state in the nation to vote on abortion rights in the wake of the reversal of Roe v. Wade. More than a dozen Republican-led states have moved to ban or further restrict abortion through other means since the bombshell decision. The referendum on the proposed anti-abortion amendment to the Kansas Constitution is being closely watched as a barometer of liberal and moderate voters' anger. The outcome might not reflect broader sentiments about the issue in the country as a whole, given how conservative Kansas is.See the Story
'It just touched me': Bo Jackson named as an anonymous donor for funerals of the 21 Uvalde victims
NFL · Uvalde

'It just touched me': Bo Jackson named as an anonymous donor for funerals of the 21 Uvalde victims

64% Center coverage: 84 sources
Jackson presented a check for $170,000 to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott. Jackson was a football and baseball standout at Auburn University in Alabama. A gunman opened fire in Robb Elementary School, killing 19 children and two adults. A preliminary report by the Texas House investigative committee outlines a series of failures by law enforcement agencies.See the Story
Biden, Harris speak with wife of Brittney Griner about her detention
Europe · Washington

Biden, Harris speak with wife of Brittney Griner about her detention

46% Center coverage: 68 sources
President Joe Biden spoke with the wife of detained WNBA player Brittney Griner. Biden assured Cherelle Griner that he is working to win Griner's freedom as soon as possible. The Phoenix Mercury star has been detained for four months and is on trial in Russia. She is accused of possessing vape cartridges containing cannabis oil.See the Story

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