Fri, 21 July 2017
(2017/07/21) U.S. has highest maternal mortality in developed world; GOP seeks to close Fed Election Agency; Jail where Sandra Bland died now detaining undocumented immigrants
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Katharine Heller (@spkheller) joins the show to talk parenting and filming people on the subway. Also, GOP lawmaker got direction from Moscow and took it back to D.C., the U.S. has the highest rate of maternal mortality in developed world and ProPublica is attempting to ID the women who have died, "abortion pill reversal" gains traction among anti-abortion advocates, Washington law will alert survivors when domestic abusers try to buy a gun, GOP seeks to close Federal Election Agency, Congressional committee votes to give Charlie Gard and parents permanent residence in the U.S., ICE is using prostitution diversion courts to stalk immigrants, jail where Sandra Bland dies now authorized to detain undocumented immigrants, Taser lobbyist quietly appointed to top immigration enforcement job, Minnesota woman killed by cop outside her home, and Trump keeps the Iran deal in place but threatens new sanctions
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