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Pritzker urges Congress to 'be like Illinois' in protecting abortion services

Federal legislation to codify Roe v. Wade into law failed to pass U.S. Senate Wednesday

Posted on May 12, 2022

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Gov. JB Pritzker called on Congress Wednesday to “be like Illinois” and codify abortion access into federal law.

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