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Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Subsidies

June 25, 2015

Marcia D. Greenberger of the National Women’s Law Center said the ruling “means the Affordable Care Act will continue to help millions of women and their families afford health insurance.”

The Miami Herald

Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Subsidies

June 25, 2015

Marcia D. Greenberger of the National Women’s Law Center said the ruling “means the Affordable Care Act will continue to help millions of women and their families afford health insurance.”

Sacramento Bee

Roberts Court Once More Rules in Favor of the Affordable Care Act

June 25, 2015

According to the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC), that includes about 3.5 million women who benefit from the subsidies. “The Supreme Court decision makes it indisputably clear that tax credits are available to those who qualify for them regardless of where they live,” Marcia D.

RH Reality Check

Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Subsidies

June 25, 2015

Marcia D. Greenberger of the National Women’s Law Center said the ruling “means the Affordable Care Act will continue to help millions of women and their families afford health insurance.”

McClatchy DC

Obama: ‘The Affordable Care Act is Here to Stay’

June 25, 2015

“This ruling is a huge victory for women and their families,” said Gretchen Borchelt, vice-president for health and reproductive rights at the National Women’s Law Center.

The Guardian

Study: Texas Ranked in Bottom 10 for Gender Equality in High School Sports

June 24, 2015

The National Women’s Law Center released new analysis for high school sports in states around the U.S. that showed Texas ranked 42nd in terms of female athletic equality, and that 44 percent of high schools in Texas had large gender equity gaps in sports. [data referenced throughout]

The Dallas Morning News

Texas Abortion Curbs Go Into Effect Soon, Unless Supreme Court Acts

June 24, 2015

"Those who want to restrict abortion have made it clear that their goal is to push that standard further and further until almost nothing is an undue burden," says Gretchen Borchelt, vice president of reproductive rights at the National Women's Law Center.

NPR

Georgia Officials Seek Solutions to High Maternal Mortality Rates

June 24, 2015

There were 20.9 deaths per 100,000 births in Georgia from 2001 through 2006, reports the National Women’s Law Center.

RH Reality Check

Analysis Highlights State-by-State Gender Gaps in High School Sports

June 24, 2015

The National Women's Law Center released an analysis Tuesday detailing the gender equity gaps that exist in high school sports on a state-by-state basis. 

Education Week

Gender Gaps in High School Sports, State by State

June 24, 2015

The National Women’s Law Center analyzed federal data from more than 16,000 high schools, looking at the gap between the overall proportion of girls in each school and the proportion of slots on that school’s sports teams that were filled by girls.

The Washington Post