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House Republicans Likely Will Block Amendment To Remove Military Abortion Ban

June 13, 2012


Think Progress, June 13, 2012 by Ben Sherman A Senate committee already has passed Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s (D-NH) amendment to ensure that military insurance plans cover abortion services in cases of rape and incest, giving military women the same access to abortion care as civilians. Currently, military insurance plans only offer abortion coverage if the […]

Planned Parenthood In Pennsylvania May Be Defunded

May 22, 2012


Huffington Post, May 22, 2012 by Laura Bassett Pennsylvania State Rep. Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler) will introduce legislation on Wednesday that would defund Planned Parenthood, adding his state to a list of four others that have pending bills to strip public funds from the family planning provider. Metcalfe’s bill, the Whole Woman’s Health Funding Priority Act, […]

Facebook Twitter You Tube RSS Email Updates Illinois Congressional Republican Proposes Bill Defending Women’s Health After Voting Against It

May 10, 2012


RH Reality Check, May 10, 2012 by Robin Marty Some people wait for a phoenix to rise from the ashes. Others search the woods for a unicorn. But I’ve found my mythic creature, and his name is Robert Dold. Illinois Congressman Robert Dold is a pro-choice, male Republican. And he just proposed a bill that […]