Biden’s budget proposal, submitted Friday, does not include the Hyde Amendment, which denies insurance coverage for abortions to people who receive their health coverage through government-sponsored plans like Medicaid. Although abortion has been protected since 1973 after the Supreme Court ruling Roe v. Wade, the Hyde Amendment makes the medical procedure essentially inaccessible for low-income women and many women of color.
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