Legislative Report, Volume 29, Number 21 – June 2019 – The League of Women Voters of Oregon

In This Issue:
Climate Change
Education
Governance
Natural Resources
Revenue and Tax Reform
Social Policy

By Claudia Keith, Julie Chapman, Shirley Weathers, Cathy Frischmann and Lynette Pierson HB 2020 A: Oregon Climate Action Program It’s now up to leadership to decide next steps. The “Cap and… Read more

Source: Legislative Report, Volume 29, Number 21 – June 2019 – The League of Women Voters of Oregon

It’s time for men to step up and share responsibility for birth control

Why does the onus of birth control always fall on women? With access to contraception and abortion under threat, men must do their part

Source: It’s time for men to step up and share responsibility for birth control | Moira Donegan | Opinion | The Guardian

Missouri Republicans now forcing ‘state-sanctioned sexual assault’ for every woman seeking an abortion

The crackdown on a woman’s right to choose being waged by Republicans in Missouri has escalated to the point of forced pelvic examinations, Rachel Maddow reported Thursday. “What we have discovered is that as of Thursday of last week, as of a week ago today, we can now report that every woman seeking a legal…

Source: Maddow exclusive: Missouri Republicans now forcing ‘state-sanctioned sexual assault’ for every woman seeking an abortion – Raw Story

Legislative Report, Volume 29, Number 20 – June 2019 – The League of Women Voters of Oregon

In This Issue:
Climate Change
Education
Governance
Natural Resources
Revenue and Tax Reform
Social Policy
Climate Change

By Claudia Keith, Julie Chapman, Shirley Weathers, Cathy Frischmann and Lynette Pierson
Climate Policy HB 2020 LWVOR Alert HERE “Cap and Invest” Clean… Read more

Source: Legislative Report, Volume 29, Number 20 – June 2019 – The League of Women Voters of Oregon