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January 23rd, 2014
12:33 PM ET

Anti-abortion activists retool message

Conservatives are shifting the focus from Washington to individual states in their fight against abortion as they combat the "War on Women" rhetoric. CNN's Joe Johns reports.


Filed under: abortion • Joe Johns
January 21st, 2014
07:15 PM ET

GOP to tackle the abortion war

The Republican National Committee will consider a plan pushed by conservatives to tackle the abortion debate head on, stop shying away from their pro-life positions, and challenge the Democrats' narrative of a GOP "War on Women." CNN's Tom Foreman reports.


Filed under: abortion • Republicans • Tom Foreman
July 16th, 2013
10:51 AM ET

'Moral Monday' protests rock in N.C.

Washington no longer has a monopoly on bitter partisanship. Much of the nation's political rancor has spread to statehouses across the country. And the weekly demonstrations outside the North Carolina legislature, dubbed "Moral Mondays," are only the latest example.

As they have for three months, liberal activists rallied once again on Monday outside the GOP-dominated statehouse to protest what they see as an aggressive and fast-moving conservative agenda.

FULL STORY

Filed under: abortion • Jim Acosta • North Carolina
July 1st, 2013
10:41 AM ET

Davis: Gov. Perry has demeaned his office

Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis, who rose to national fame this week after her 13-hour filibuster in the state legislature, said she was not angry with the deeply personal criticism leveled against her by Republican Gov. Rick Perry, but said his comments were “symptomatic” of his perspective on women’s issues.

FULL STORY

Filed under: abortion • Texas • Wendy Davis
March 5th, 2013
01:39 PM ET

Surrogate mom offered $10K to abort baby

A surrogate mother refuses to have an abortion after abnormalities were spotted on the ultrasound. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.

Watch "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" today during the 5pm ET hour for more on this story.

RELATED STORY: Surrogate offered $10,000 to abort baby


Filed under: abortion • Elizabeth Cohen • Medical
August 23rd, 2012
07:09 PM ET

Storm Brewing for GOP

Abortion issues linger, as does an approaching tropical storm, for Republicans. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.

RELATED STORIES: Reporter: Romney campaign didn't allow abortion questions

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Filed under: 2012 election • abortion • Isaac • Situation Room • Weather
July 12th, 2012
10:54 AM ET

Decision on abortion clinic fate delayed

Mississippi's only abortion clinic remains in legal limbo as a judge considers new anti-abortion state legislation.

RELATED STORY: Judge lets Mississippi's only abortion clinic stay open - for now


Filed under: abortion • David Mattingly • Mississippi
June 1st, 2012
05:23 PM ET

House rejects sex-selection abortion ban

Anti-abortion forces team up to push legislation banning abortions based on the sex of the fetus. Dana Bash reports.


Filed under: abortion
February 3rd, 2012
06:37 PM ET

Komen flips after angry backlash

CNN's Lisa Sylvester reports on Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation's decision to restore funding to Planned Parenthood.

RELATED POST: Komen Foundation reverses funding decision of Planned Parenthood

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Filed under: abortion • Komen • Lisa Sylvester • Planned Parenthood
December 4th, 2011
10:23 AM ET

iPhone's Siri not for abortion clinics

iPhone digital assistant Siri can find viagra and strip clubs, but not abortion clinics. The ACLU wants to know why.

RELATED STORY: Siri can't direct you to an abortion clinic

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Filed under: abortion • Apple • Tech
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