United States

Missouri leads 20 AGs warning Walgreens, CVS about mailing abortion pills

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Republican Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey and 19 other attorneys general are warning Walgreens and CVS pharmacies that any plans to mail abortion-inducing pills is illegal and unsafe.

Report: Women’s rights a canary in coal mine for democracy

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(Colorado News Connection) The United States was designated a backsliding democracy in late 2021, when it appeared on a prominent European think tank's annual global ranking. Today, half of the world's democratic governments are on the decline, according to The Global State of Democracy, a report released by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) this past November.

Medicaid coverage is expiring for millions of Americans – but there’s a proven way to keep many of them insured

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Getting everyone who is eligible for free or discounted health insurance to sign up for it requires making it as easy as possible to enroll - and that convenience especially matters for young, healthy and low-income people.