There are good news and bad news. Which do you want first? Here are the good news:
The Senate succeeded last night in passing, 53-41, a complete repeal of the Global Gag Rule, which bars American foreign aid from supporting organizations that provide contraceptives, abortion services, or teach a sexual ideology other than abstinence.
The bad news is that president Bush will veto it.
For more on all this and the reasons why Bush's veto reveals his great contempt of the majority of human beings (that would be us ladies), read this post at Rhealitycheck and watch the attached video. Also see Bushvchoice.