2017 was a mixed year for women, from #MeToo to Trump's defunding of women's health projects. Here are the top ten women's news items.
President Donald Trump's Department of Health and Human Services is withholding thousands of comments critiquing the administration's plans to reduce regulations for faith-based organizations.
The Trump administration is "relentless in its cruelty," ACLU says.
'Full-term abortion' has no medical or legal basis.
Military medical facilities can only provide abortions in the event of rape, incest or a risk to the woman's life.
Rep. Steve King used an ultrasound machine to make a misleading point about abortion on Wednesday.
A fetal heartbeat bill would ban abortion after six weeks.
The Satanic Temple believes that "one's body is inviolable, subject to one's own will alone," and "beliefs should conform to our best scientific understanding of the world."
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner initially supported the bill as a candidate, eased off that position in the spring, but ultimately said his support for abortion rights and a woman's choice would never change.
The Catholic country may change its constitution to weaken protections that make abortion illegal.
Other than the right to vote, the US Constitution doesn't guarantee equal rights for men and women.
Pete Hoekstra may have Dutch roots, press in the Netherlands has noted but he is more like "a Dutchman from the Netherlands of the 50s."
If passed, the legislation would also enable anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to operate without risk of political restriction.