What it looked like at the Supreme Court as Roe v. Wade was overturned
Here is how some governors are responding after the Supreme Court docket overturned Roe v. Wade:
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul
Hochul tweeted in response to the Supreme Court docket overturning Roe v. Wade: “In the present day the Supreme Court docket rolled again the rights of hundreds of thousands of People, disregarding their pursuits and — extra importantly — their lives. Entry to abortion is a basic human proper, and it stays secure, accessible, and authorized in New York.”
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds
“As Governor, I received’t relaxation till each unborn Iowan is protected and revered,” she stated.
New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu
Sununu issued the next assertion after the US Supreme Court docket dominated to overturn Roe v. Wade:
“No matter this Supreme Court docket determination, entry to those companies will proceed to stay secure, accessible, and authorized in New Hampshire.”
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer
Whitmer pledged to “battle like hell” after the Supreme Court docket determination.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott
“Texas will at all times battle for the harmless unborn, and I’ll proceed working with the Texas legislature and all Texans to avoid wasting each baby from the ravages of abortion and assist our expectant moms in want,” he stated.
Florida Gov. Ron. DeSantis
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis launched an announcement on Twitter Friday, saying, “By correctly decoding the Structure, the Supreme Court docket has answered the prayers of hundreds of thousands upon hundreds of thousands of People.”
“The prayers of hundreds of thousands have been answered. For practically fifty years, the U.S. Supreme Court docket has prohibited nearly any significant pro-life safety, however this was not grounded within the textual content, historical past or construction of the Structure. By correctly decoding the Structure, the Dobbs majority has restored the individuals’s function in our republic and a way of hope that each life counts.”