Jan 22, 2023
By Jeremy Logan
Sunday is the fiftieth anniversary of the United States Supreme Court decision that established a nationwide right to abortion.
But it’s also been seven months since the justices overturned its landmark decision, and the White House is trying to show it’s determined to restore abortion rights, even though there’s little chance of progress on that front in Washington.
Vice President Kamala Harris is heading up the Biden administration’s push Sunday with a speech in Florida, where Democrats fear a renewed attempt to restrict abortion by Republican Governor Ron DeSantis.
Debates over abortion are playing out in individual statehouses rather than in the halls of Congress or before the Supreme Court.