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Will abortion rights be a factor in midterm elections?

Clip: 05/13/2022 | 12m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

The fallout from the leak of the Supreme Court’s draft opinion on Roe v. Wade continued this week, with the issue likely to play a role in this year’s midterm elections. A vote in the Senate to protect abortion access failed, as demonstrators staged protests outside the homes of some Supreme Court justices. Meanwhile, the power of former President Trump's endorsement was seen in GOP primary races.

Aired: 05/13/22

Rating: NR

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