Bill guaranteeing right to birth control blocked in U.S. Senate by Republican

By: - July 28, 2022 6:21 am
Dems contraception presser July 26 DC

Democratic senators spoke in favor of the Right to Contraception Act in front of the U.S. Capitol on July 26, 2022. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn), is speaking; from the left are Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn), Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) and Sen. Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii). (Jennifer Shutt | States Newsroom)

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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.