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New York lawmakers react to the end of Roe v. Wade

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The Supreme Court issued a decision Friday that overturns Roe vs Wade, ending the constitutional right to an abortion. State leaders are now reacting to ruling that ends the five-decades-old decision and talking about the future of reproductive rights in New York.

1. Governor Kathy Hochul

2. State Senator Rachel May

3. New York Attorney General Letitia James

4. Senator Chuck Schumer

5. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

6. Lieutenant Governor Antonio Delgado

7. State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins

8. State Senate Minority Leader Rob Ortt

9. Speaker of the New York State Assembly Carl Heastie

This story is subject updates as more information becomes available.

Katie Zilcosky is WAER’s All Things Considered host and features reporter. She also co-hosts WAER’s public affairs show Syracuse Speaks. As a reporter, she focuses on technology, economy, and identity.