Government

‘It was the testimony of the moms’: How fatal fetal anomaly exception gained Republican support

“I just think the idea of a woman being forced to carry a fetus that has passed away is something that we should really address, as well as a child that is a fetus that can’t possibly live outside the womb. I’m a mother, and I can’t imagine the pain and the suffering some of these women are going through.” – Sen. Sharon Carson, R-Londonderry READ MORE

Business

‘The word is heartbreaking’: As COVID patients fill hospitals, others are turned away

Doctors and nurses caring for an overwhelming number of unvaccinated COVID-19 patients during a pandemic describe two kinds of emotional distress: The pain of watching someone die who – had they been vaccinated – would have lived; and turning away other patients suffering their own serious illnesses because COVID-19 patients are filling their hospitals. READ MORE