Anti-abortion hardliners want restrictions to go farther. It could cost Republicans

May 23, 2024 - 6:21pm EDT
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Abortion Rights has been a motivating political issue for generations, and this year might be the most intense for those on both sides of the issue. Sarah McCammon reports on the anti-abortion rights activists who want to ramp up restrictions, criminalize patients who pursue abortions, and ban procedures like IVF.For sponsor-free episodes of Consider This, sign up for Consider This+ via Apple Podcasts or at plus.npr.org.Email us at considerthis@npr.org.

Jun 12 - 4:16pm EDT

Voters may not have foreign policy at the top of their list of concerns, but it is a major part of a U.S. president's role.

Jun 12 - 4:16pm EDT

Nevada's U.S. Senate race will be closely watched this year. One voting group critical in the outcome is nonpartisan voters, who make up more than 30 percent of the state's registered voters.

Jun 12 - 4:16pm EDT

Nevada's U.S. Senate race will be closely watched this year. One voting group critical in the outcome is nonpartisan voters, who make up more than 30 percent of the state's registered voters.

Jun 12 - 8:00am EDT

The House is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt.

Jun 12 - 8:00am EDT

The House is expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt.

Jun 12 - 3:00am EDT

Nine out of 10 women who’ve ridden Mexico City’s public metro system claim to have been victims of sexual harassment despite cars that are reserved only for women and children.

Jun 12 - 3:00am EDT

Nine out of 10 women who’ve ridden Mexico City’s public metro system claim to have been victims of sexual harassment despite cars that are reserved only for women and children.

Jun 12 - 1:28am EDT

Republican Sam Brown will face incumbent Democratic Sen. Jacky Rosen, who also won her primary Tuesday night, in a race that could help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.

Jun 12 - 1:28am EDT

Republican Sam Brown will face incumbent Democratic Sen. Jacky Rosen, who also won her primary Tuesday night, in a race that could help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate.