Wave of Anti-Abortion Bills Advance in the States
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW YORK (AP) – Dozens of bills are advancing through statehouses nationwide that would put an array of new obstacles – legal, financial and psychological – in the paths of women seeking abortions.

The tactics vary: mandatory sonograms and anti-abortion counseling, sweeping limits on insurance coverage, bans on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy. To abortion-rights activists, they add up to the biggest political threat since the Roe v. Wade decision of 1973 that legalized abortion nationwide.

“It’s just this total onslaught,” said Elizabeth Nash, who tracks state legislation for the Guttmacher Institute, a reproductive-health research organization that supports abortion rights.

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2 Comments to “Giant wave of “pro-life” bills about to break throughout the states”

  • And, yet… they will continue to de-fund medicaid, WIC, unemployment, welfare, social security and any other safety net that would actually preserve life once it’s an actual human who can live outside of the womb.

  • What chirdlen they are. Their ADHD has them so brain- addled that the formation of complete ideas is impossible for them. They are trying to communicate not using reason but grunts, groans, disjoints, and body language. Kids, this is what happen when you take too many drugs for too many years.

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