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Read the latest updates and learn more about women’s rights and equality through a Reform Jewish perspective.

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Latest Updates on Women's Rights
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Oct 23, 2018|Ally Karpel
Apr 19, 2018|Susannah R. Cohen

The Hyde Amendment prohibits the use of federal money for abortion except in cases of rape, incest, or when the mother’s life is in danger for all federally administered health care plans. This is more than just a reproductive rights issue. It is an economic and racial justice issue, as the Hyde Amendment disproportionately impacts low-income individuals and limits their access to abortion services. ​

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For more information on this issue, contact Eisendrath Legislative Assistant Ally Karpel at 202-387-2800.