The House Democrats held a press conference this afternoon to announce the filing of the “Whole Women’s Health Act,” which will provide easier access to abortion for women.
Rep. Carla Cunningham opened the conference up and summarized the legislation:
The Whole Women’s Health Act, which will be filed this week, would put NC laws in compliance with federal abortion laws by repealing certain North Carolina legislation. Rep. Susan Fisher further explains:
ACLU Policy Counsel Susanna Birdsong discusses the federal legislation and the comparison to NC legislation: