Dramatic increase in women registering to vote may be referendum on abortion rights

Abortion Rally at the State Capitol on June 24, 2022. (Credit: Alessandro Marazzi Sassoon for State Affairs)

Sep 27, 2022
The Gist Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned – or whose reproductive rights have been squelched. Three months after the U.S. Supreme Court ended the nation’s nearly 50-year-old abortion law, women are responding in force — and it’s playing out in a noticeable surge in new voter registration, experts say. What’s Happening It ...