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What happened in Kansas?

More than 900,000 people voted on a proposed constitutional amendment to remove abortion protections. That’s more than 25% more votes than were cast in the state’s Republican and Democratic Senate primaries. It's about two-thirds of the number of votes cast in the 2020 presidential election.

It’s a stunningly high level of voting for a measure put on the ballot in August, or really any ballot measure at all.

This wasn’t just a pro-choice win. It was a drubbing. Biden lost KS by 9 points. Pro-choice may win by 20 points.

Thanks to all Kansans who wemt door-to-door, everyone who wrote postcards to get information out and encourage turnout, and to all Kansans who voted ‘no.’ This is a huge deal.

Get out the vote efforts are important. Voting is important.

Opinion | Kansas just gave forced-birth zealots a reason to be very afraid:
The Dobbs backlash is real.
washingtonpost.com/opinions/20

@TonyStark
No matter their geographical location, American women don’t like their rights being taken away. Thank you, Kansas.

@TonyStark
State legislatures in red states are fighting over themselves to be the most reactionary. But when the PEOPLE vote, you get a different result. Message sent.

@TonyStark
Well, well, well... the anti-choice zealots got smacked down big-time Kansas. In a record turnout for a primary election, no less.

Hear that, you smug, misogynist Republicans??

That's the sound of the earth moving right under your feet.

@MJ @TonyStark
Ah, the roar of a sea of angry voters. May that sound only grow louder in the ears of Republicans come November. 🌊

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