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Datapoints: Supreme Court Case Puts Women's Coverage at Risk, State Abortion Bans Restrict Care
In today's graphics, we look at the nationwide reach of a Supreme Court case that could threaten women's access to affordable health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. We also spotlight the spread of 20-week and telemedicine abortion bans in the states.

Ariz. Antiabortion-Rights Bill Heads to Gov.
The Arizona Senate on Wednesday voted 18-11 to advance a bill (SB 1318) that would impose several abortion restrictions, the AP/Sacramento Bee reports.

Blogs Comment on Clinic Vandalism, Barriers to EC Access for Native American Women, More
Read some of the week's best commentaries from bloggers at RH Reality Check, ACLU and more.

House Passes Medicare Legislation That Includes Abortion Restrictions
The House on Thursday voted 392-37 to approve Medicare legislation (HR 2) that contains antiabortion-rights language in a provision that would fund community health centers, the New York Times reports.

N.Y. Assembly Passes Bill To Protect Abortion Rights
The New York Assembly on Wednesday voted 95-51 to approve legislation (AB 6221) that would codify abortion rights established under Roe v. Wade into state law, the AP/Washington Times reports.

Women's Health Advocates Call on Ore. Legislature To Pass Comprehensive Women's Health Bill
Women's health advocates on Wednesday marched to the Oregon Capitol to show support for a measure (SB 894) aimed at closing gaps in reproductive health coverage for women in the state, the Salem Statesman Journal reports.