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Biden Administration Calls Indiana Abortion Ban a ‘Devastating Step'

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The Biden Administration criticized Indiana's new abortion ban Saturday after the state became the first in the U.S. to approve new abortion restrictions since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in June.
In a statement from the White House, Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre called the Indiana legislature's move a “devastating step,” and a “radical step by Republican legislators to take away women's reproductive rights and freedom, and put personal health care decisions in the hands of politicians rather than women and their doctors.”

The statement also asserts that Biden is...
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White House condemns ‘devastating' abortion ban

White House condemns ‘devastating' abortion ban

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Indiana's near-total ban is the first enacted since Roe v. Wade was overturned
The White House on Saturday described a new ban on almost all abortions in Indiana as “devastating,” and called on Congress to make abortion access a legal right nationwide.
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb signed the ban into law on Friday, after it passed both chambers of the Republican-controlled state legislature. The law, which takes effect on September 15, outlaws all abortions except in cases of rape and incest, where the mother's life is in danger, or if an unborn baby is diagnosed with a fatal...
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Biden team, Eli Lilly condemn new Indiana abortion ban

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The administration of President Joe Biden and one of Indiana's largest employers have condemned the state's new ban on abortions, with the White House calling it another extreme attempt by Republicans to trample women's rights.
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Indiana becomes 1st state to approve abortion ban after Supreme Court's Roe ruling

Indiana becomes 1st state to approve abortion ban after Supreme Court's Roe ruling

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Indiana becomes first state to ban most abortions post Roe v. Wade

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Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb has signed a bill outlawing most abortions in Indiana, making it the first state in the nation to adopt a near-total ban on the procedure since Roe v. Wade was overturned earlier this summer.
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Major Indiana Employers Criticize State's New Abortion Law

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The drug company Eli Lilly said it “will be forced” to look outside the state for employment growth. The engine maker Cummins said the law will “impede our ability to attract and retain top talent.”
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Biden administration condemns new Indiana abortion ban

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The administration of President Joe Biden on Saturday condemned Indiana's new ban on abortions, calling it another extreme attempt by Republicans to trample women's rights.
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