Editorial: The matter with Kansas: Abortion rights could be a winner for Democrats in the fall

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New York Daily News

In 2020, Donald Trump won Kansas over Joe Biden 56%-42%. In 2016, he bested Hillary Clinton there 56%-36%. And Tuesday, by a similar margin, 59%-41%, Kansans voted to keep state constitutional provisions that protect abortion rights. Translation: In the first clean test since the Supreme Court overruled Roe v. Wade and killed a national right to abortion, people went to the polls to preserve, not erode, that freedom. That this happened in Kansas, where registered Republicans outnumber registered Democrats 850,000 to 500,000, only underlines the be-careful-what-you-wish-for scenario for anti-ab…

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