Steve August 5, 2022
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“Ballot initiatives are a phenomenally powerful tool when there’s a disconnect between the popularity of an issue and what’s being enacted by politicians,” said Kelly Hall of the Fairness Project., Following an “enormous” win in Kansas this week, reproductive freedom advocates see ballot measures as a tool to protect—and potentially even expand—abortion rights under attack by anti-choice policymakers.”We know that Kansas will not be our last fight, or our last victory.”In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s reversal of Roe v. Wade this summer, 59% of Kansas voters on Tuesday said “no” to amending the state constitution and clearing,2022-08-05 22:30:00,Read More

from Common Dreams