Pro-Choice Advocates Urge City To Reject Plan To Give Tax Financing To Presence HealthAbortion rights advocates are speaking out against a measure up for a City Council vote Wednesday that would provide taxpayer funding for health facilities that refuse to perform elective abortions.
Counter Protests Erupt During Annual 'March For Life'The topic of abortion was front and center on the streets of Chicago Sunday as both sides made their voices clear.
Abortion Opponents Say Gov. Rauner Betrayed ThemGOP politicians Thursday called Rauner's decision political suicide.
Gov. Rauner Weighs Abortion-Rights BillHouse Bill 40 would guarantee abortion remain legal in Illinois, even if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade; it would extend insurance for abortion to Medicaid patients and state workers.
Activists Gather In Springfield To Protect Abortion RightsDozens of women descended on Springfield on Tuesday to protest Gov. Rauner's flip-flopped position on abortion.
Personal PAC Makes Announcement On Gov. Rauner's Position On Abortion RightsAn Illinois abortion rights political action committee has accused Governor Rauner of lying about his position on abortion - calling him "Donald Trump on steroids."
Gov. Rauner Bucks GOP By Signing Bills To Expand Birth Control, Access To AbortionsThe signings highlight a side of the governor's ideology that gets little attention as he wages a war against Democrats to change the political landscape of Illinois.
Federal Judge Blocks Indiana Abortion LawU.S. District Court Judge Tanya Walton Pratt released a ruling Thursday that grants the preliminary injunction sought by Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky. The law was to set to take effect Friday.
Indiana Poised To Ban Abortions Due To Fetal DefectsIndiana is poised to become the second state to ban abortions sought because a fetus has a genetic abnormality such as Down syndrome under a measure headed to Gov. Mike Pence for approval.
Anti-Abortion Protesters March Through LoopAt least 1,000 people braved the cold weather to march against abortion, reports WBBM's Mariam Sobh.
Hundreds Protest Planned Parenthood Outside Aurora ClinicThe controversy over videos purporting to show Planned Parenthood officials discussing the sale of body parts from aborted fetuses drew hundreds of people to a protest outside of the group’s Aurora clinic this morning.
Anti-Abortion Demonstrators Rally Outside Downtown Planned Parenthood OfficesAbout 125 anti-abortion demonstrators rallied on Michigan Avenue at noon in front of the offices of Planned Parenthood.