“legislation” Charts

Men Know Best When It Comes to Abortions »

Abortion-restriction laws have swept through state legislatures since 2010. All chambers have been Republican-controlled, except in Rhode Island. Women make…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 454
Score: 11

112th Least Productive Congress, 113th Might Be Even Worse »

The 112th Congress was the least productive in recorded history. And yet, the current Congress is, as of now, even…

No Labels
by: No Labels
views: 445
Score: 6

Politicians Have Done This 468 Times To Women in 2014 »

The year isn't over yet and, so far in 2014, state legislators have introduced close to 500 restrictions intended to…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 388
Score: 3

House Passes Resolution to Raise Debt Ceiling »

Despite pressure from conservative groups, House Speaker, John Boehner allowed a vote to raise the debt ceiling on February 11.…

Matthew Lawlor
by: Matthew Lawlor
views: 136
Score: 1

How Should America Handle Planned Parenthood? »

The recent controversy involving Planned Parenthood's sale of fetal tissue has certainly drawn attention to the fact that, as an…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 59

It's Harder To Pass A Bill Than You Think... »

Congress is a graveyard of bills that failed to become laws. In fact, for the 113th Congress, over 5700 separate…

by: SavvyRoo
views: 92

Same Sex Marriage: Methods of Legalization »

As a strong supporter of equal marriage rights, I was surprised by the overwhelming majority of states that have approved…

William Achnitz III
by: William Achnitz III
views: 94

Protected Innocence Challenge: How Does Your State Compare »

The Protected Innocence Challenge is a comprehensive study of existing state laws designed to inspire and equip advocates. Under the…

Shared Hope
by: Shared Hope
views: 89

Legislative Progress Against Child Sex Trafficking: 2012-13 »

All but three states in the US enacted legislation related to combatting domestic minor sex trafficking between 2012-2013--a symbol of…

Shared Hope
by: Shared Hope
views: 75