The Debate Over Abortion Rights

Jan 18, 2017

The debate over a woman’s right to an abortion is one issue that’s expected to take center stage with the incoming Trump administration. Donald Trump has picked Georgia Congressman Tom Price to head the Department of Health and Human Services. Price has long opposed abortion rights. For more on that side of the debate, we talk with two abortion critics: Emily Matson of Georgia Life Alliance and Ricardo Davis of Georgia Right to Life.

In the wake of the incoming Trump administration, Planned Parenthood faces significant challenges. This week, lawmakers in Texas are looking to strip Medicaid funding from the organization. We checked in with Planned Parenthood Southeast President Staci Fox to talk about the group’s fight in Georgia and across the country: