Four members of U.S. Senate unveil bipartisan bill ensuring nationwide abortion rights

The proposal would prevent state governments from limiting abortion access before viability, often 22 to 24 weeks into a pregnancy

By: - August 1, 2022 2:49 pm

A legislative proposal by a bipartisan group in the U.S. Senate would codify abortion rights into law. (Getty Images)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.