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Watch live: Senate debates, votes on abortion measure

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Abortion rights activists protest outside of the U.S. Supreme Court, Wednesday, May 11, 2022 in Washington. A draft opinion suggests the U.S. Supreme Court could be poised to overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a Politico report. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

The Senate is set to hold a vote Wednesday afternoon on a bill that would codify Roe v. Wade.

The procedural vote is not expected to get the votes to advance the legislation.

Democrats are offering the bill after a leaked Supreme Court draft decision that would strike down the Roe v. Wade decision.

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