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General News    H2'ed 7/21/22

AOC, Ilhan, other Congress Members Arrested Protesting SCOTUS

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At least 17 Democratic members of the House were arrested during an abortion-rights protest.  Arrests of Barbara Lee (CA), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY), and Ilhan Omar (MN) were confirmed by their offices. More than a dozen Democratic members of Congress  were arrested on Tuesday during an abortion-rights protest in Washington, D.C. The legislators and throngs of demonstrators reportedly marched from the U.S. Capitol to the Supreme Court to protest the recent ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

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