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Remember Tom Price’s Controversial Stock Deal? The Stock Is Plummeting

Price, now HHS secretary, has a track record of attempting to intervene in regulatory processes that could affect companies in which he holds stock. The post Remember Tom Price’s Controversial Stock Deal? The Stock Is Plummeting appeared first on Rewire.

One Year After Supreme Court Decision, Whole Woman’s Health Continues to Center Its Patients

I want people to know that despite the constant attacks by our opposition, we are still standing, we are building power, and most importantly, we are providing care. The post One Year After Supreme Court Decision, Whole Woman’s Health Continues to Center Its Patients appeared first on Rewire.

Nurx Expansion Defies Federal Attempts to Curb Contraception Access

The app has become an increasingly vital tool for providing basic health care to vulnerable communities, in particular people in rural areas. The post Nurx Expansion Defies Federal Attempts to Curb Contraception Access appeared first on Rewire.

How Media Coverage of Health-Care Protests by People With Disabilities Missed the Point

While I am thrilled that the protest received so much attention, I am worried that some overlooked its purpose: to draw attention to the very real and devastating consequences people with disabilities will experience if the new health-care bill passes. The post How Media Coverage of Health-Care Protests by People With Disabilities Missed the Point appeared first on Rewire.

Does Tom Price Still Belong to Fringe Group Saying Health Care Is Not a Human Right?

Dr. Jane Orient, executive director of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, told Rewire she was unsure if the HHS secretary had paid his membership dues this year. The post Does Tom Price Still Belong to Fringe Group Saying Health Care Is Not a Human Right? appeared first on Rewire.

A Supreme Court Win for Same-Sex Couples, But Gorsuch Dissent Could Spell Trouble

A grim, litigious future may await same-sex couples. The post A Supreme Court Win for Same-Sex Couples, But Gorsuch Dissent Could Spell Trouble appeared first on Rewire.

CBO Confirms: When It Comes to ‘Better Care,’ GOP Senators Don’t Count Reproductive Care

“By gutting Medicaid, repealing significant insurance protections, defunding Planned Parenthood and expanding harmful abortion coverage restrictions, it would devastate women and families," said Debra Ness, president of the NationalShow More Summary

Supreme Court OKs Some Government Funding of Churches

The decision came in the case of Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer—a challenge to a provision of the Missouri Constitution that prohibits direct government funding of houses of worship. The post Supreme Court OKs Some Government Funding of Churches appeared first on Rewire.

Fate Of Trump’s Muslim Ban Now in Hands of Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Trump's travel ban in the fall. The post Fate Of Trump’s Muslim Ban Now in Hands of Supreme Court appeared first on Rewire.

Supreme Court Will Decide if Businesses Can Refuse to Serve LGTBQ People

The case involves a Colorado bakery cited by the Colorado Civil Rights Commission for discrimination after the bakery refused to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The post Supreme Court Will Decide if Businesses Can Refuse to Serve LGTBQ People appeared first on Rewire.

Comics for Choice: ‘My Voice, My Choice’

In My Voice, My Choice, Brittany Mostiller and illustrator Lilly Taing tell the story of Mostiller's decision to have an abortion and how she is doing her part to ensure reproductive justice is a reality for others. The post Comics for Choice: ‘My Voice, My Choice’ appeared first on Rewire.

Longtime Anti-Choice Ally Mike DeWine Launches Ohio Gubernatorial Bid

DeWine once said he would have defended a total abortion ban passed by the GOP-dominated Ohio legislature. The post Longtime Anti-Choice Ally Mike DeWine Launches Ohio Gubernatorial Bid appeared first on Rewire.

This Pride Month, Don’t Overlook Bisexuals

The combination of invisibility and what others see as an illegitimate identity carries significant costs when it comes to resources, which compounds the damage. The post This Pride Month, Don’t Overlook Bisexuals appeared first on Rewire.

How a Little-Known Provision of an Existing Law Could Lead to Geo-Tracking of People With Disabilities

I have spent the past seven months gravely concerned for my future. With the imminent repeal of the Affordable Care Act and the subsequent massive cuts to Medicaid, my ability to receive the necessary supports to live and work in my community is at great risk. Show More Summary

The Logic—or Lack Thereof—Behind the Fifth Circuit’s Decision to Lift an Injunction of an Anti-LGBTQ Law

“This decision is not only deeply upsetting for the rights of LGBT individuals living in Mississippi, but also for the protection of religious liberty in our country,” Roberta Kaplan, lead counsel for the plaintiffs, said in a statement. The...Show More Summary

Missouri Republicans’ Ban on Abortion ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Might Not Actually Do Anything

GOP lawmakers are attacking a St. Louis anti-discrimination ordinance for something it doesn't even do. The post Missouri Republicans’ Ban on Abortion ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Might Not Actually Do Anything appeared first on Rewire.

Health Care Isn’t a ‘Market’, It’s a Public Good—and Legislators Would Do Well to Remember That

If you believe that health care is just like any other free-market enterprise, then it's fine for millions of poor people to lose coverage. The post Health Care Isn’t a ‘Market’, It’s a Public Good—and Legislators Would Do Well to Remember That appeared first on Rewire.

The Questions Senators Should Ask Christopher Wray, Trump’s Pick for FBI Director

Many in the government and in media have described prospective nominee Christopher Wray as a safe, mainstream choice. But Wray’s background is not entirely clear of controversy. The post The Questions Senators Should Ask Christopher Wray, Trump’s Pick for FBI Director appeared first on Rewire.

A Deadly Three Minutes: The Web of Police Violence That Killed Charleena Lyles

Bias against Black mothers, perceptions of people in mental health crisis, and policing of poverty may have all played a role in the fatal shooting of the 30-year-old pregnant Seattle woman. The post A Deadly Three Minutes: The Web of Police Violence That Killed Charleena Lyles appeared first on Rewire.

Ten Myths About #NoJusticeNoPride

No Justice No Pride members have elevated an urgent, national conversation. And we’re not sorry. The post Ten Myths About #NoJusticeNoPride appeared first on Rewire.

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