Hot News Stories (1/13/2015)Posted: January 13, 2015
Breitbart News (USA)
On the 42nd anniversary of Roe V. Wade coming up on January 22, the US House of Representatives will vote on an anti-choice bill banning abortion after the 20th week of gestation.
Go Local News (Portland, OR)
The rate of teens giving birth in Oregon dropped 31 between 1991 and 2012, according to data released by the CDC. Between 2000 and 2012 alone, the rate dropped by 19. Experts attribute the drop to a combination of causes including education and increased access to birth control.
ABC News (USA)
North Dakota and Arkansas are asking a federal appeals court in St. Louis to reinstate two of the nation’s most stringent anti-choice abortion bans.
Daily Journal (New York, NY)
New York’s Republican-controlled Senate has approved eight bills intended to ensure women’s rights in the workplace and housing but excluded a ninth measure to codify abortion rights.