U.S. state legislative races carry high stakes for abortion access
FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Abortion rights protesters demonstrate in Los Angeles, California, U.S., June 27, 2022. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo/File Photo/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: A pro-life banner sits outside a church in Shiprock, New Mexico, U.S., December 15, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo
U.S. House Democrats release framework for bill to restrict members trading stocks
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Florida asks U.S. Supreme Court to revive law targeting social media 'censorship'
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