Nope, it’s not. It’s about Republicans not budging on these ideological demands, which include cutting programs for low-income and middle-class people.
On March 29, Indiana Representative Eric Turner (R) introduced HB 1210, a bill that would make all abortions illegal after 20 weeks. Dismayed, Rep. Gail Riecken (D) offered an amendment that would exempt “women who became pregnant due to rape or incest for whom pregnancy threatens their life or could cause serious and irreversible physical harm” from being forced to carry to term. That’s when Rep. Turner claimed that women would use Riecken’s proposed amendment as a “giant loophole.”
Which prompted us to make this new South Dakota postcard.
How can Republicans bring the Black community’s abortion rates into their pro-life arguments? By equating abortion with slavery, of course.
In Iowa, thinking about an abortion, and confiding about it to hospital staff, may unexpectedly land you in jail.