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Planned Parenthood’s Jacqueline Ayers on Mississippi’s Challenge to Roe v. Wade

Planned Parenthood’s Jacqueline Ayers on Mississippi’s Challenge to Roe v. Wade

This week on "The Tent," Chris Ford speaks with Jacquelyn Ayers of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America on Mississippi's 15-week abortion ban and the implications of the Supreme Court's decision for reproductive rights.

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This week on “The Tent,” lead producer Chris Ford speaks with Jacqueline Ayers, senior vice president of policy, organizing, and campaigns at the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. They discuss the fate of Mississippi’s 15-week abortion banwhat the Supreme Court’s decision could mean for reproductive rights, and why Americans should be alarmed. Plus, Chris breaks down Congress’ efforts to avoid a government shutdown and the latest on the new coronavirus omicron variant.

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Daniella Gibbs Léger is the executive vice president for Communications and Strategy at the Center for American Progress Action Fund. Chris Ford is the broadcast manager for Communications at the Action Fund. Kelly McCoy is the director of broadcast communications at the Action Fund. Tricia Woodcome is the senior media manager at the Action Fund.

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Daniella Gibbs Léger

Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy


Chris Ford

Broadcast Manager

Kelly McCoy

Senior Director of Broadcast Communications

Tricia Woodcome

Former Senior Media Manager

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Politics. Policy. Progress. All under one big tent. Produced by CAP Action, “The Tent” is a news and politics podcast hosted by Daniella Gibbs Léger and co-hosted by Colin Seeberger. Listen each Thursday for episodes exploring topics that progressives are focused on.