...On Friday, House Republicans passed its version of the National Defense Authorization Act, or NDAA. In the historically bipartisan package, the GOP in the house added several untenable, culture war items. One item creates a ban on the new Department of Defense policy to provide travel to military women to receive reproductive healthcare in states where it is still legal.
This is the policy that led Tuberville to exercise his authority, by senate rule, to block all upper-level military promotions until and unless the DOD reverses it.
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