The notion that Article 22 and Roe v. Wade are similar is false.
Pro-abortion access lawmakers and advocates in Vermont are campaigning hard to pass the Reproductive Liberty Amendment in November. But some lawmakers say it’s not enough.
The hot-button issue is drawing big money and campaigning. Vermont and California are the first left-leaning states to put a constitutional amendment to a general election vote since Roe v. Wade was overturned.
We, the people, have to demand reproductive justice, and we have to build a mass, independent movement to win it.
That the language fails to define 'personal reproductive autonomy' is a major problem. This term is not defined in Vermont or federal law and is so open-ended it could mean many things.