Washington State has tended to be ahead of the rest of the country when it comes to abortion rights. Prior to Roe v. Wade, it was one of four states with sweeping legal protections to terminate a pregnancy. Now, the state is looking to set new precedent: It could soon become the first state to require all health plans to cover abortion.
(Reblogging for my wife.)
sometimes I’m proud of my state. (see also my gay marriage post)
(Source: Washington Post)