Sarah McCammon

Sarah McCammon appears in the following:

What Joe Biden's Election Means For Abortion Rights

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Groups opposed to abortion rights have celebrated many policy wins during the Trump administration. Now, reproductive rights advocates want the president-elect to reverse those actions.

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Evangelical Doctors' Group Pleads With Churches To Stay Home

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Leaders of a national Christian medical group write that Christians who gather now could appear not to "care that we may be contributing to others getting this illness because of our selfishness."

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How Georgia Turned From Red To Purple

Friday, November 06, 2020

In a state not won by a Democratic presidential candidate for nearly three decades, officials are predicting a recount, saying the result will come down to a margin "less than a large high school."

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What Georgia Voters Think Of The Elections

Thursday, November 05, 2020

Georgia became one of the most contested areas in the U.S. The state hasn't voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since 1992, but growing and diversifying suburbs made it a battleground state.

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Colorado Abortion Ban Could Be Felt Nationwide

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Colorado's Proposition 115 could shut down one of the few clinics nationwide that specializes in later abortion.

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A World Without Legal Abortion: How Activists Envision A 'Post-Roe' Nation

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

With the confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett, anti-abortion activists hope for a world where ending an unwanted pregnancy is not an option.

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Women's Marches Bring Thousands To Washington, D.C., And Cities Nationwide

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Saturday's events drew thousands of demonstrators, mobilized in opposition to President Trump and the likely Senate confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.

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Amy Coney Barrett Doesn't Identify Her Stance On Abortion Rights At Senate Hearing

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Abortion has been an important topic in most recent Supreme Court confirmation hearings. Like many nominees before her, Judge Amy Coney Barrett was coy about her views on abortion rights.

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Duckworth: Block Supreme Court Pick Who Thinks 'My Daughters Shouldn't Even Exist'

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

Drawing from her own experience, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., says she fears Judge Amy Coney Barrett would oppose reproductive health techniques, including in vitro fertilization.

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'Too Obnoxious' To Be Stopped By The Virus: People React To Trump's Coronavirus Test

Friday, October 02, 2020

Americans woke up Friday to news that the president and first lady both had tested positive for the coronavirus. For many, reactions to the news fell along political lines.

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Virginia Voters React To Trump's Positive Coronavirus Test

Friday, October 02, 2020

Voters at a coffee shop in Virginia Beach react to the news that the president and first lady have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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With Roe v. Wade On The Line, Some States Take Steps To Protect Abortion Rights

Friday, October 02, 2020

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy is backing legislation designed to codify Roe — the 1973 decision that legalized abortion nationwide — in state law and expand abortion access.

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From Debate Stage, Trump Declines To Denounce White Supremacy

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Asked to disavow white supremacists, President Trump addressed the Proud Boys directly, telling them to "stand back and stand by." He did not expand on what he meant.

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A Look At Amy Coney Barrett's Record On Abortion Rights

Monday, September 28, 2020

President Trump promised to name Supreme Court justices who would oppose abortion rights. Activists say Barrett fits that mold. Her history as a federal judge offers potential clues to her views.

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Ginsburg's Death Sets Up A Pitched Battle Over Abortion Rights

Monday, September 21, 2020

The vacancy on the Supreme Court by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is expected to lead to a fight over abortion rights. Five justices lean conservative compared to three liberal justices.

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Ginsburg's Death A 'Pivot Point' For Abortion Rights, Advocates Say

Saturday, September 19, 2020

The death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg sets up a brutal nomination fight, and abortion rights is likely to be a contentious issue.

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Inconceivable! 'Princess Bride' Fan Ted Cruz Criticizes Cast Support For Democrats

Monday, September 07, 2020

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz — a Princess Bride super fan — expressed disapproval as the cast of the 1980s cult classic plans to reunite for a fundraiser on behalf of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin.

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Rochester Mayor Promises Police Reforms After Protests Over Daniel Prude's Death

Monday, September 07, 2020

Mayor Lovely Warren vows to move some mental health services funds away from police. Daniel Prude died a week after officers pinned him on the ground, responding to a mental health crisis call.

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Evangelical Voters Weigh In On What's At Stake In November's Election

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Some evangelical voters had misgivings about President Trump ahead of the 2016 election. Four years later at the Republican National Convention, many say those doubts are gone.

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Jerry Falwell Jr. Confirms He Resigned As Liberty University President

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Jerry Falwell Jr. confirmed to NPR that he has resigned as president of Liberty University. The move comes after news stories about a sex scandal involving his wife and a pool attendant.

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