Roe v Wade IS OVERTURNED by
6-3 ruling in the Dobbs case
Here is the decision to view here.
What do commenters have to say?
IL-11 Jerry Evans tweets out his reaction:
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi:
“The radical Supreme Court is eviscerating Americans’ rights and endangering their health and safety.
“Today, the Republican controlled Supreme Court has achieved their dark, extreme goal of ripping away a woman’s right to make their own reproductive health decisions.
“Because of Donald Trump, Mitch McConnell and Republican Party, their supermajority on the Supremem Court, American women have less freedom then their mothers!”U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D, CA)
The rest of her speech turned into abortion being on the ballot in November.
Here is the full context of Speaker Pelosi’s news conference Friday morning, cued to beginning of Pelosi speaking:
Congressman Bill Foster (D, IL-11) tweeted:
“Make no mistake: this decision is the culmination of a decades-long attack by extreme politicians to exert power and control over women’s bodily autonomy.
“It’s never been more urgent to codify Roe’s protections — including access to abortion care.”Congressman Bill Foster tweet
IL-11 Republican Susan Hathaway-Altman tweeted her reaction to the SCOTUS ruling early afternoon:
“Overturning Roe v. Wade didn’t end abortion; it just brought the conversation back to the state level.
“Now, we the people have the right to decide state laws.”Susan Hathaway-Altman tweet
Foster’s opponent on November 8 will be known by Wednesday morning from among the six Republican candidates. Into early afternoon, only Jerry Evans and Susan Hathaway-Altman have applauded the SCOTUS decision released today.
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