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Pennsylvania Senate passes controversial bill that bans abortions after 20 weeks

On Wednesday, the state senate passed a controversial bill titled “Senate Bill 3” that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

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Update House Passes Bill Making the Hyde & Helms Amendment Permanent + More

Here’s an update to yesterday’s blog on H.R. 7, aka  the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.”

Last night at 4:49 pm, the House of Representatives by a vote of 238 to 183 with 11 members not voting, passed this ideological, antiwomen’s reproductive healthcare bill. 834 more words

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US House Attempting to Make the Hyde Amendment Permanent

The US House of Representative is expected to vote today on the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act,” aka known as HR 7 of 2017… 997 more words

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Study: Texas Abortions Declined As Clinics Got Farther Away

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AUSTIN (AP) — The number of abortions performed throughout Texas dropped after a 2013 law forced the closure of clinics in all but the largest cities, and the decline was steeper the farther a woman lived from one of the remaining clinics, a study found. 447 more words

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Oklahoma Governor Vetoes "Insane" Abortion Bill - HANNAH LEVINTOVA MAY 20, 2016 5:35 PM

On Friday afternoon, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed a bill that would have made performing most abortions a felony in the state. On Thursday, the Oklahoma Senate passed the bill 33-12, with no floor debate. 292 more words

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Governor of Oklahoma vetoes abortion bill

Oklahoma’s Republican Governor Mary Fallin vetoed a bill calling for prison terms of up the three years for doctors who performed abortions, saying the legislation would not withstand a criminal constitutional legal challenge, her office said on Friday. 329 more words

OK Governor Vetoes Bill Criminalizing Performing Abortions

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Republican Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday vetoed legislation that would make it a felony for doctors to perform an abortion, a measure that would have effectively outlawed the procedure in the state. 270 more words

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