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(Worthy News) - Democrats declared “war” Thursday against Republican-led states approving new abortion restrictions, and announced legislation to codify abortion rights in federal law.
The legislation is unlikely to advance far in Congress, but it creates a flash point for lawmakers looking to push back against Alabama, Georgia, Missouri and other states that either have passed or are eyeing new limits on when an abortion can be obtained.
“Make no mistake. We’re at war,” said Rep. Lois Frankel, Florida Democrat. “The Trump administration and Republicans all over this country have declared war against the women trying to take away the right from us to make very important decisions about our health care.” [ Source: Washington Times (Read More...) ]
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