Hot News Stories (7/17/14)Posted: July 17, 2014
Alaska Public Media (Washington, DC)
Mainstream Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski from Alaska, along with Sen. Susan Collins (ME) and Sen. Mark Kirk (IL), put prevention over politics Thursday and voted for a bill that would all women have equal access to birth control through their insurance.
The Bellingham Herald (Phoenix, AZ)
A state Health Service Department citation issued to a family planning clinic in Arizona has been cleared after a warrantless and possibly politically motivated inspection this year.
Worcester Telegram (Boston, MA)
The Massachusetts Senate passed a bill with bi-partisan support to tighten security around family planning clinics Wednesday only a few hours after a full Senate hearing.