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Jobs is code word for abortion.States Enact Record Number of Abortion Restrictions in 2011 January 5, 2012



By almost any measure, issues related to reproductive health and
rights at the state level received unprecedented attention in 2011. In
the 50 states combined, legislators introduced more than 1,100
reproductive health and rights-related provisions, a sharp increase from
the 950 introduced in 2010. By year’s end, 135 of these provisions had
been enacted in 36 states, an increase from the 89 enacted in 2010 and
the 77 enacted in 2009. (Note: This analysis refers to reproductive
health and rights-related “provisions,” rather than bills or laws, since
bills introduced and eventually enacted in the states contain multiple
relevant provisions.)
Fully 68% of these new provisions—92 in 24 states—-restrict access to
abortion services, a striking increase from l

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Added: Jul-12-2012 Occurred On: Jul-12-2012
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