U.S. Senate panel wrestles with questions about abortions needed to save a patient’s life

By: - July 13, 2022 2:06 pm

Activists with NextGen America carry chrysanthemums to place in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on July 11, 2022. The organizers placed the flowers to symbolize the number of people the group believes will die as a result of the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision. Photo by Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images

Our stories may be republished online or in print under Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. We ask that you edit only for style or to shorten, provide proper attribution and link to our web site. Please see our republishing guidelines for use of photos and graphics.

Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

MORE FROM AUTHOR