Canada Offers To Supply US Women With Abortion Pill

CTV News reports:

Canada’s families minister says the federal government is prepared to offer Americans access to a widely used abortion pill that could be restricted in the United States. Speaking to the host of CTV’s Power Play, Vassy Kapelos, on Thursday, Families Minister Karina Gould said the federal government “would work to provide that for American women” should the drug be banned in the U.S.

“What concerns me, Vassy, is where you see laws in states where they’re actually criminalizing women (who) cross state borders to access reproductive health care,” Gould said. “And so, you know, we need to be very thoughtful about how we do this to make sure that we don’t further endanger, you know, American women who are seeking access to reproductive health care and services, as well as health-care providers.”

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