Texas Woman Denied Emergency Abortion, Goes Out of State : The NPR Politics Podcast The Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade last year has made it virtually impossible to get a legal abortion in Texas. This case is the latest challenge to that state's abortion ban, and an indication that abortion access will likely also remain a political issue.

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Texas Woman Denied Emergency Abortion, Goes Out of State

Texas Woman Denied Emergency Abortion, Goes Out of State

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The U.S. and Texas state flags fly over the state Capitol building on July 12, 2021 in Austin, Texas. Sergio Flores/Getty Images hide caption

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The Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade last year has made it virtually impossible to get a legal abortion in Texas. This case is the latest challenge to that state's abortion ban, and an indication that abortion access will likely also remain a political issue.

This episode: senior White House correspondent Tamara Keith, political correspondent Ashley Lopez, and health policy correspondent Selena Simmons-Duffin.

This episode was edited by Casey Morell and Erica Morrison. It was produced by Jeongyoon Han. Our executive producer is Muthoni Muturi.

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