Stories tagged: "abortion"


Answers to Every Question You Might Have About Wisconsin’s Supreme Court Election(s)

Why are there two election days? Since when do we vote for ‘nonpartisan’ judges? We answer all the questions many are too afraid to ask.

How Wisconsin’s Spring Election Will Impact Your Life for the Next 10+ Years

Wisconsin’s February and April elections will decide the future of reproductive rights, legislative maps, the governor’s powers, and maybe even the results of the 2024 presidential election.  You have the opportunity to change the direction of our state and our country. All you have to do is VOTE.

Why You Should Care About the Upcoming Supreme Court Election

Hold up: Another election? For what? Didn't we just vote?  Yes, yes, and yes. But here's why you should vote this spring, even if it'll be your first time! Here's why...

The Best Of: Wisconsin Health & Wellness in 2022

To borrow a line from Disney's Frozen, "for the first time in forever" every moment of 2022 was not defined by COVID. Instead, a large chunk of the year's health headlines was devoted to the overturning of reproductive options and its impact on Wisconsin women. But not all headlines were bad. Here are several "good news" standouts.

(left) Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu, (right) Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (Screenshot via WisconsinEye)
Republican Leaders Vos and LeMahieu Willing To Compromise With Gov. Evers 

After being reelected in the midterms, state House Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and state Senate Majority Leader Devin LeMahieu signal they may be willing to negotiate with Gov. Tony Evers on how to use the state’s record budget surplus.

Doctor and female patient
Doctor’s Message to Republican Politicians: Get Out of My Office!

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos indicates an abortion ban exception for rape and incest victims would require victims to go through police reporting— something few victims seek—delaying their health care.

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Here Are 3 Takeaways from the 2022 Election and 3 Things to Watch

Democracy is a journey, so the work will ramp up again shortly to plan for races in 2023 and 2024.