IN THE STATES: MAGA Republicans Continue Anti-Freedom Attacks While President Biden Delivers For Americans

This week, President Biden traveled to New Hampshire to showcase his administration’s historic efforts to strengthen veterans’ economic security and expand health care access through legislative achievements like the PACT Act. 

  • In New Hampshire: Boston Globe: President Biden in N.H. touts expanded VA benefits: ‘We leave no veteran behind’
  • In New Hampshire: WMUR: Biden visits New Hampshire to mark approval of 1 millionth claim under PACT Act
  • In New Hampshire: Seacoastonline: Biden in NH: PACT Act is part of ‘obligation’ to veterans
  • In New Hampshire: WMUR: Veterans at Biden speech in Nashua say they were helped by PACT Act

First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff traveled to Michigan to emphasize how President Biden and Vice President Harris continue to fight to protect our fundamental freedoms and expand economic opportunities for working Americans.

  • In Michigan: Midland Daily News: Jill Biden, Doug Emhoff stop at Saginaw restaurant Baldwin’s Smokehouse BBQ
  • In Michigan: WJRT: First Lady pitches the power of women voters at Midland campaign stop
  • In Michigan: WILX: First Lady, Second Gentleman talk reproductive rights and the economy in day two of Michigan visit
  • In Michigan: The Detroit News: ‘Michigan, we need you’: First lady Jill Biden tells Detroit crowd women’s rights at stake in election

Meanwhile, this week, MAGA Republicans continued to carry out Donald Trump’s anti-freedom agenda in states across the country, forcing women and their doctors to suffer the consequences.  

  • Across the country: 19th: What happens to clinics after a state bans abortion? They fight to survive.
  • In Louisiana: Louisiana Illuminator: Louisiana declares abortion drugs ‘dangerous substances’ to add harsher penalties
  • In Nebraska: Nebraska Examiner: Proposed ‘personhood’ amendment would outlaw almost all abortions in Nebraska
  • In Texas: The Dallas Morning News: Doctors decry Texas Medical Board for vague guidance on emergency abortions

The Biden-Harris administration has made historic investments in every part of the country, strengthening local infrastructure, tackling pollution, and expanding good-paying jobs in sustainable industries.

  • In Arkansas: Arkansas Advocate: Low-income communities priority for Arkansas’ $93.6 million federal solar grant
  • In California: Los Angeles Daily News: California will get $35 million in federal funding to plug orphaned oil and gas wells
  • In Georgia: Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Feds chip in $75M to help build Georgia semiconductor materials plant
  • In Wisconsin: Wisconsin Examiner: State picks first round of charging station projects to be built with federal aid
  • In Virginia: Richmond Times-Dispatch: Richmond to speed replacing aging gas lines with $39 million grant