Take the time to read these pieces from RH Reality Check:
"While pleased that they may no longer have to refer to Pennsylvania as ‘the island of the uninsured,’ advocates still have serious concerns with the Healthy PA plan."
By Teddy Wilson: Illinois Governor Signs Law Combating Pregnancy Discrimination
"During a press conference announcing the new law, Gov. Pat Quinn said that women should not have to choose between being a mother and having a job."
By Nina Liss-Schultz: California Legislature Passes ‘Yes Means Yes’ Bill
"The California legislature on Thursday passed a first-of-its-kind bill that would change the standards of sexual consent on college campus from “no means no” to the affirmative ‘yes means yes.’"
By Teddy Wilson: In Arkansas, A Lose-Lose Proposition for the Pro-Choice Movement?
“The Arkansas gubernatorial race features one firmly anti-choice candidate, and one with a vacillating stance on abortion rights.”
A day after the 63-year-old Robin Williams died of a suspected suicide, mourners returned to the location of this famous scene to pay their respects to the actor who won the Academy Award for the 1997 movie, which was filmed throughout the Boston area.