Joe Biden signs executive order protecting access to abortion

Move by president signals start of White House fightback after supreme court struck down Roe v Wade 

The limitations of Joe Biden’s executive order on abortion

On Friday, President Joe Biden signed an executive order dedicated to protecting abortion rights 

The order, which directs several federal agencies to take action on abortion, has been described by some legal experts and activists as an important first step 

Let’s put it this way: Nothing in his executive order will fundamentally change the everyday lives of poor women in a red state 

Georgetown University health law professor Lawrence Gostin told Vox. 

Biden’s executive order indicates progress: It emphasizes the White House’s support for protecting access to medication abortion 

defending access to contraception, and guaranteeing a patient’s right to emergency medical services