Gov. Newsom signed many reproductive health care bills, including ensuring protections for women who seek lawful abortion services in California.
City Council members voted 4-1 -- with only Jessica Alexander backing her proposal -- not to bring the resolution back for a vote.
Democrats have reiterated that they're not willing to negotiate their stance on abortion. On Wednesday, Democrat lawmakers came after Senator Lindsey Graham's (R-S.C.) proposed federal abortion law.
White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre has called Senator Lindsey Graham's (R-S.C.) Bill that would ban abortions after 15-weeks an 'extreme' piece of legislation.
Kamala Harris continued her attacks on the nation's highest Court, this time by questioning its members' ''integrity". When speaking to NBC on Friday, the Vice-President blasted what she called an ''activist Court.” She then asserted that the nation was suffering in the wake of overturning Roe vs. Wade. Harris then asserted she was ''greatly concerned" by the 'integrity of the Court overall. Harris added that it was different Court than one served by Justices Earl Warren, Thurgood Marshall and Sandra Day O'Connor.
Joe Biden continues to try and sway voters ahead of the midterm elections. While speaking at a DNC rally in Maryland on Thursday, Biden lambasted the MAGA movement. He described the members of the movement to be full of hated and division.
Democrat gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke said the women of Texas are going to win back the right to an abortion in 2022. During a Tuesday interview, he asserted no thriving democracy that respects the right to vote would end up with a total abortion ban.
Getting an abortion remains legal in Michigan after a judge blocked prosecutors from enforcing a near total ban.
Vice President Kamala Harris visited California on Thursday to praise its abortion policies.
President Joe Biden signed a new executive order in an attempt to to circumvent the Supreme Court over their decision on Roe v. Wade. While speaking virtually in front of other top White House officials on Wednesday, the President signed the order, which authorizes the use of Medicaid funds to help pro-abortion states provide the procedure to women traveling to receive an abortion.