Abortion coverage bans on public and private insurance: Access to abortion care limited for millions of women
More than 100 members of Congress sent a letter to President-elect Trump calling for him to end the Hyde Amendment and other restrictions on abortion care and coverage in his 2018 budget request.
Every woman should have affordable and comprehensive health insurance that includes coverage for abortion care, so she can make personal health decisions based on what is best for her and her family. Policymakers should not prevent a woman from getting care because of how much she earns, the type of insurance she has or her […]
In the past year, more than 100,000 of you signed an All* Above All petition to lift bans that deny abortion coverage. We recently asked elected officials to make the same commitment, and we’re thrilled with the initial support we’ve received in Congress. So far, nine legislators have added their names to the All* Above All Be […]
- Huffington Post
Lawmakers who support abortion rights have long fought against policies that restrict women’s access to the procedure, such as gestational limits, mandatory waiting periods and physical building requirements on clinics. But one federal anti-abortion policy has remained virtually untouchable for nearly four decades: the Hyde amendment.