Protestors Hold “Rally Against Rush” at State Capitol

By Zheng Hwuang Chia, KOMU — March 28, 2012 JEFFERSON CITY – Supporters of women’s health rallied at the state capitol last week to deliver what they said were 35,000 letters to House Speaker Steven Tilley and Governor Jay Nixon. The group… Continue Reading

Glad YOUR morals are making decision re OUR bodies, Roy & John INJECTING MORALS INTO WOMEN’S WOMBS The revision still isn’t good enough for some organizations, including the Catholic Church, who has announced plans to oppose the new policy. U.S. Senators Mark Rubio (FL) and Joe Manchin (WV) have also drafted… Continue Reading

Rep. Newman Files Reproductive Rights Resolution as Collective Effort in 15 States

Calls on Missouri General Assembly to Stop Assault on Women’s Rights Jefferson City – State Representative Stacey Newman (D-St. Louis) announced today that she has filed a resolution in the Missouri House to designate the week of January 22-29, 2012… Continue Reading

39 years of Roe v. Wade: Here’s to many more

I wrote this post as part of NARAL Pro-Choice America’s 2012 “Blog for Choice Day” – click the link for more entries. On Friday I attended the St. Louis Freedom of Choice Council‘s celebration of the 39th anniversary of Roe… Continue Reading

Obama Administration Guarantees Near-Universal Contraceptive Coverage

Fantastic news today: the Obama Administration has ensured that most all employers will have to offer insurance plans that cover birth control! Per the news release from the US Dept. of Health and Human Services: “the final rule on preventive health services… Continue Reading