Kansas Put Abortion Rights on the Ballot. The Surprising Outcome is Reverberating Across the United States (Australian Broadcasting Corp.)

“What you see here, though, is that the Republican Party has put itself in a very difficult spot on the abortion question,” said Stephen Farnsworth, a political science professor at the University of Mary Washington. “It is much better to be a Republican running against abortion when abortion is legal than to be asking voters how to react once abortion is under the kind of threat that it’s under right now.”