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Biden Signs Executive Order Aimed At Protecting Access To Abortion, Contraception

Posted on AllSides July 8th, 2022
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President Joe Biden will sign an executive order Friday aimed at “protecting access to reproductive health,” the White House announced.

The “Executive Order Protecting Access to Reproductive Health Care Services” is the Biden administration’s latest response to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. That decision, decried by Biden as a “tragic error,” has reportedly caused friction within the Democratic Party and the president, with some members quietly questioning the administration’s response.

Only Congress has the ability to codify abortion rights, so Biden’s executive order is designed to build “on the actions...

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