Kelcie Moseley-Morris

New government tool shows Oregon and other states’ climate-related risks, projections

By: - September 8, 2022

The White House has unveiled a new website intended to provide local and state governments and businesses with information about climate-driven events and data, including real-time information about droughts, floods, wildfires and extreme heat. The web-based tool, called Climate Mapping for Resilience and Adaptation, contains information about current climate trends and projections through 2099, including […]

Idaho’s trigger law will abolish abortions 30 days after SCOTUS ruling overturning Roe v. Wade

By: - June 24, 2022

In a 6-3 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court has voted to overturn the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that determined a person’s constitutional right to seek an abortion, a move that will make abortion illegal in nearly all cases in 13 states, including Idaho, Utah and Wyoming. The decision follows a report in early May in Politico signaling the court […]

Idaho governor signs bill effectively banning most abortions

By: - March 24, 2022

Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed Senate Bill 1309 and Senate Bill 1358, bills allowing civil lawsuits to be filed against medical professionals who perform abortions after fetal cardiac activity is detected.  The Idaho Attorney General offered an opinion on the legislation to a senator in February saying Senate Bill 1309 would ban almost all […]