Illinois governor agrees to allow Medicaid for abortions

October 4, 2017
Associated Press

Illinois governor agrees to allow Medicaid for abortions

Most states have rolled back abortion access for low-income women. This one is expanding it.

September 30, 2017

A new law in Illinois expands Medicaid coverage for the procedure.

Illinois GOP Governor Signs Landmark Pro-Choice Legislation (Updated)

September 28, 2017

Sixty-four percent of voters in an April poll said the governor should “act to protect the reproductive health care” for people in Illinois.

Governor Rauner, Please Hear My Story and Sign HB 40

August 23, 2017
Chicago Defender

When I became pregnant in 2007, a few months after giving birth to my third daughter–I knew right away it was not the time to have another child.

Group rallies in support of House Bill 40

August 17, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) – Advocates of legislation that removes provisions that deny insurance coverage of abortions for women enrolled in Medicaid and State Employee Health Insurance gathered in Springfield to urge Governor Rauner to sign…

Oregon’s New Law Is A Huge Victory For Reproductive Rights

August 16, 2017

On Tuesday, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed into law one of the most progressive reproductive health bills in the United States.

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