DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. — Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi hosted a roundtable discussion Friday in Illinois on “the state of reproductive freedom and women’s health care in Illinois,” according to a press release.

The event took place at Advocate Good Samaritan in Downers Grove and included U.S. Rep. Sean Casten (D-IL-06), president / CEO of Planned Parenthood of Illinois Jennifer Welch,
executive director of the ACLU of Illinois Colleen K. Connell, and a number of medical professionals.

According to the press release the roundtable discussion included, “the need to pass legislation to protect bodily autonomy and the right to choose.”

Casten and Pelosi took questions from the media following the scheduled discussion. Watch the entire event in the video above.