Cuomo calls for New York to “protect women’s reproductive rights”

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NEW YORK, NY – JANUARY 29: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at a rally for paid family leave on January 29, 2016 in New York City. The rally was attended by many union workers and included speakers Vice President Joe Biden, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, U.S. Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY 12th District) and […]

Governor Andrew Cuomo says New York will keep attempting to protect women’s reproductive rights.

The Governor announced actions that he claims will secure access to contraceptives in New York.

The legislation protects cost free contraception and will require health insurers to cover all medically necessary abortions without co-pays or deductibles.

Cuomo believes this is one more step towards gender equality for all New Yorkers.

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