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Abortion · Oklahoma

Oklahoma Legislature Passes Bill Banning Almost All Abortions

47% Center coverage: 145 sources
The bill by Collinsville Republican Rep. Wendi Stearman would prohibit all abortions, except to save the life of a pregnant woman or if the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest. It comes on the heels of a leaked draft opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court that suggests justices are considering weakening or overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion nearly 50 years ago.See the Story
Doug Mastriano · Harrisburg

Doug Mastriano wins Pennsylvania GOP primary for governor

38% Left coverage: 63 sources
Doug Mastriano, a state senator from Franklin County, is the projected winner of Pennsylvania's Republican primary for governor. He emerged from a crowded GOP field of nine candidates who have spent the past several months crisscrossing the state. At stake in November is the governor's mansion, open because incumbent Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is term-limited from running again.See the Story
US & Canada · Detroit

Judge suspends Michigan’s dormant 1931 abortion ban

48% Center coverage: 44 sources
A judge on Tuesday suspended Michigan’s dormant, decades-old ban on abortion, which means the procedure would not be illegal in the state even if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns its historic Roe v. Wade decision.See the Story
US & Canada · Louisville

Paul-Booker fall matchup set in Kentucky Senate race

43% Center coverage: 14 sources
Rand Paul coasted to victory over five little-known Republican challengers in his pursuit of another term. Booker, a Black former state lawmaker, defeated three primary opponents to become the latest nominee to try to break Kentucky Democrats' long losing streak in U.S. Senate races. Kentucky hasn't elected a Democrat to the Senate since Wendell Ford in 1992.See the Story
Madison Cawthorn

What's next for NC's Madison Cawthorn after his GOP primary loss?

100% Left coverage: 3 sources
Brandon Durst, who finished second to Debbie Critchfield in the State Superintendent race. Durst served in the Idaho legislature from 2006 to 2013 as a democrat. He changed his affiliation and crossed over to run as a Republican. Lt. Governor Janice McGeachin said tens of thousands of Democrats and liberals infiltrated the Republican primary.See the Story

[Opinion] Amazon threatened workers over union vote: Labour officials

Coverage: 2 sources
Unless the company settles, the National Labor Relations Board will issue a complaint, agency spokesperson Kayla Blado said Thursday. An Amazon spokes..See the Story

[Opinion] Republicans Gave Tours of Capitol Before Attack, According to Jan. 6 Committee

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The House select committee investigating the attack on the U.S. Capitol building that took place on January 6, 2021, is requesting information from a Republican legislator who previously said that he did not host a tour of the building on the day prior to the attack.New evidence obtained by the committee suggests that Rep.See the Story

[Opinion] AOC Says Bipartisan Bill to Grant Puerto Rico Self-Determination Is “Un Milagro”

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
A bipartisan group of lawmakers led by House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Maryland) unveiled a bill on Thursday that would carve a path for Puerto Rico to determine its own territorial status.The bill was negotiated on by lawmakers with opposing views on how the colonized territory should be designated.See the Story

[Opinion] Anti-Terrorism Bill Targeting White Supremacists Puts House GOP on the Defensive

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
In the wake of domestic “terrorism,” civil rights groups often warn that the expansion of federal law enforcement powers will likely be used to target Muslims, Black activists, leftist protesters, and other citizens.So, when House Democrats rushed this week to pass legislation to prevent domestic terrorism in the wake of the racist mass shooting that left 10 Black people dead in Buffalo, New York, Rep.See the Story

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