Republican lawmakers in Idaho and D.C. advance anti-abortion bills

Idaho House committee voted to introduce bill punishing cities that don’t enforce abortion ban

By: and - January 12, 2023 4:00 am
Photo of the U.S. Capitol building from a distance, and photo of the Idaho State Capitol building in Boise also from a distance

Federal and state Republican lawmakers made anti-abortion bills a priority as they began the year in the U.S. Capitol and the Idaho State Capitol buildings. (States Newsroom and Idaho Capital Sun)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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Kelcie Moseley-Morris
Kelcie Moseley-Morris

Kelcie Moseley-Morris is an award-winning journalist who has covered many topics across Idaho since 2011. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Idaho and a master’s degree in public administration from Boise State University. Moseley-Morris started her journalism career at the Moscow-Pullman Daily News, followed by the Lewiston Tribune and the Idaho Press.

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