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Posted on: Aug 28, 2012, Source: RH Reality Check

Republican-led state legislatures have moved to pass more restrictive civil rights measures, like voting and abortion restrictions, with an understanding those laws will pass constitutional scrutiny.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

An attack on DC's women is also a stealth attack on abortion rights for the whole nation.