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Roe v. Wade / Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization : SCOTUS Decision and the Federal Response: White House

Compilation of select federal responses to the SCOTUS decision overturning Roe v. Wade

 

Fact Sheet: President Biden Announces Actions In Light of Today’s Supreme Court Decision on Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (6/24/22)

Remarks by President Biden on the Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade (6/24/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris on the Supreme Court Decision to Overturn Roe V. Wade (6/24/22)

Remarks by President Biden During a Virtual Meeting with Governors on Reproductive Rights (7/1/22)

Readout of President Biden's Meeting with Governors on Reproductive Rights (7/1/22)

Remarks by President Biden During a Virtual Meeting with Governors on Reproductive Rights (7/2/22)

Executive Order on Protecting Access to Reproductive Healthcare Services (7/8/22; see also, Fact Sheet)

Remarks by President Biden on Protecting Access to Reproductive Health Care Services (7/8/22)

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre (7/8/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris During Roundtable Discussion with State Legislators on Reproductive Rights (7/8/22)

Readout of White House Listening Session with Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Organizations (7/13/22)

Readout of White House Meeting with Mayors on Reproductive Rights (7/14/22)

Statement From Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on the Passing of the Women’s Health Protection Act and the Ensuring Access to Abortion Act (7/15/22)

Remarks By Vice President Harris In Roundtable Discussion With NC Legislators On Reproductive Rights (7/21/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in Roundtable Discussion with Indiana State Legislators on Reproductive Rights (7/25/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Roundtable with Disability Advocates (7/26/22)

Readout of First Convening of Lawyers in Defense of Reproductive Rights Justice (8/1/22)

Statement by President Joe Biden on Defeat of Kansas Ballot Measure Threatening Women’s Right to Abortion (8/2/22)

Executive Order on Securing Access to Reproductive and Other Healthcare Services (8/3/22; see also Fact Sheet)

Remarks by President Biden and Vice President Harris at the First Meeting of the Interagency Task Force on Reproductive Healthcare Access (8/3/22)

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on New Abortion Bans (8/26/22)

Remarks by President Biden During Meeting on Reproductive Rights with State and Local Officials (8/26/22)

Statement by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Proposed National Abortion Ban (9/13/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris During Roundtable Discussion on Protecting and Expanding Reproductive Rights (9/16/22)

Readout of White House Meeting with State Legislative Leaders on Reproductive Rights Legislation (9/20/22)

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre (9/23/22)

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre (10/4//22)

Remarks by President Biden and Vice President Harris at the Second Meeting of the Task Force on Reproductive Healthcare Access (10/4//22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Conversation on Reproductive Rights (10/5/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Conversation on Reproductive Rights (10/9/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Conversation on Reproductive Rights (10/17/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Conversation on Reproductive Rights (10/22/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Conversation on Reproductive Rights (10/25/22)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Moderated Conversation on Protecting Reproductive Rights (10/28/22)

A Proclamation on 50th Anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Decision (1/20/23)

Fact Sheet: President Biden to Sign Presidential Memorandum on Ensuring Safe Access to Medication Abortion (1/22/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris on the 50th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade (1/22/23)

Statement from White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Minnesota Protecting Reproductive Health (1/31/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris on Access to Reproductive Healthcare (2/24/23)

Statement from Vice President Harris on Lawsuit on Behalf of Texans Harmed by the State’s Abortion Bans (3/7/23)

Press Call By Vice President Harris on Reproductive Rights (3/13/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris During Roundtable on Reproductive Rights (3/16/23)

Statement by Vice President Kamala Harris on Americans’ Continued Rebuke of Attacks on Reproductive Rights (4/6/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (4/7/23)

Statement from Vice President Harris on Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (4/7/23)

Fact Sheet: Biden-⁠Harris Administration Announces Actions to Protect Patient Privacy at the Third Meeting of the Task Force on Reproductive Healthcare Access (4/12/23)

Fact Sheet: The Biden-⁠Harris Administration’s Record on Protecting Access to Medication Abortion (4/12/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris at the Interagency Task Force on Reproductive Healthcare Access (4/12/23)

Statement from Vice President Harris on Fifth Circuit’s Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (4/13/23)

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Supreme Court Administrative Stay (4/14/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris at a March for Reproductive Rights (4/16/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Moderated Conversation on Reproductive Rights (4/18/23)

Statement by Vice President Kamala Harris on the Supreme Court’s Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (4/21/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on the Supreme Court’s Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (4/21/23)

Readout of the White House State Legislative Convening on Reproductive Rights (6/15/23)

Fact Sheet: Biden-⁠Harris Administration Highlights Commitment to Defending Reproductive Rights and Actions to Protect Access to Reproductive Health Care One Year After Overturning of Roe v. Wade (6/23/23)

Fact Sheet: President Biden Issues Executive Order on Strengthening Access to Contraception (6/23/23)

Remarks by President Biden in a Political Event with Reproductive Rights Groups (6/23/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Political Event with Reproductive Rights Groups (6/23/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on the Anniversary of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (6/24/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris on the Anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization (6/24/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Moderated Conversation on Reproductive Rights (7/1/23)

Remarks by Vice President Harris During a Moderated Conversation on Reproductive Health (7/1/23)

Statement by Vice President Harris on 5th Circuit Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (8/16/23)

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine v. FDA (8/16/23)

Vice President Harris Launches Nationwide “Fight for Our Freedoms College Tour” to Mobilize Students and Young People in the Fight for Their Rights (9/7/23)

Statement by Vice President Kamala Harris on the Ninth Circuit’s Decision on Access to Emergency Health Care for Women (9/29/23)

Statement from Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Georgia Supreme Court Decision Upholding Abortion Ban (10/24/23)

Statement by Vice President Kamala Harris on Ohio Issue 1 Reproductive Freedom Ballot Initiative (11/7/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on Ohio Issue 1 (11/7/23)

Readout of Vice President Kamala Harris’s Participation at the Department of Education’s Convening on Access to Contraception for College Students (12/5/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on Continued Denials of Abortion Care (12/12/23)

Press Secretary Karine Jean Pierre Statement Regarding Supreme Court Review of Fifth Circuit Decision in Alliance for Hippocratic Medicine (12/13/23)

Vice President Kamala Harris Launches Reproductive Freedoms Tour (12/19/23)

Statement from President Joe Biden on Supreme Court Order on Idaho’s Abortion Ban (1/5/24)

Statement from President Joe Biden on the 51st Anniversary of Roe v. Wade (1/22/24)

Remarks by Vice President Harris to Kick Off Nationwide “Fight for Reproductive Freedoms” Tour | Big Bend, WI (1/22/24)

Remarks by Vice President Harris in a Moderated Conversation with Sophia Bush on the National “Fight for Reproductive Freedoms” Tour | San Jose, CA (1/29/24)

Remarks by Vice President Harris During the “Fight for Reproductive Freedoms” Tour | Savannah, GA (2/6/24)