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  1. FRC Praises Passage of Measure Blocking DC City Council Intrusion on First Amendment RightsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Family Research Council

    ... the basic freedom of organizations in the District to operate according to their sincerely held beliefs on elective abortion. No one should be forced to participate in abortion advocacy against their beliefs. Congress has constitutional authority ...

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  2. Flowers: Can institution of marriage embrace gays?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Philly.com

    ... in that practice, which was perfected by feminists of the Roe v. Wade era. They could not find an actual "right" to abortion in the Constitution, and so they switched their focus and started talking about the "dignity" of women while at the same ...

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  3. House passes pro-life legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Catholic World News

    ... employee or his or her family member is making 'reproductive health decisions' on matters such as sterilization and abortion," the National Committee for a Human Life Amendment explained, noting that pro-life organizations might be compelled to ...

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  4. A New Model in the Fight for Abortion RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Truthdig

    Anti-abortion and pro-choice activists crowd together in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. D.C., during a 2011 rally.

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  5. More Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | WBTV

    ... Norton and other supporters said the measure would forbid companies from discriminating against employees who seek abortion or contraceptives or make other reproductive health decisions. They argued that the GOP effort to annul the city's law ...

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  6. House Votes to Block D.C. Abortion Rights LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | TheBlaze.com

    The House voted late Thursday to strike down a Washington, D.C., law that Republicans fear might force anti-abortion groups in the District to hire pro-abortion workers, a requirement the GOP says is a violation of religious freedom. At issue is a law called the Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act.

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  7. GOP pushes bill through House blocking local DC abortion rights law, Obama threatens vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WBNS

    Republicans have pushed legislation through the House that would revoke a District of Columbia law barring discrimination in the city against workers who have abortions. House passage was largely symbolic because the law takes effect Saturday unless Congress first approves legislation blocking and President Barack Obama signs it.

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  8. House Votes To Overturn D.C. Reproductive Health Discrimination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Switched

    ... against employees accessing in-vitro fertilization, using birth control, having premarital sex or seeking an abortion. The measure would have added reproductive health to the city's other employment discrimination protections. Congress has the power ...

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  9. Bill to triple abortion waiting period in Oklahoma sent to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma women would have to wait at least 72 hours before getting an abortion - triple what is now required - under a bill that received final legislative approval Thursday. Oklahoma would become the fourth state in the nation to require women to wait three full days before receiving an abortion.

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  10. The Troubling Subtext Of Sofia Vergara's Ex-Fiance's 'Embryos Have A Right To Live' Op-EdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Switched

    ... contract, not a Moral Debate about when "personhood" starts. Reading Loeb's op-ed, you'd have no idea. . (And anti-abortion advocates , who are generally quite split on the issue of IVF , have been quick to jump in and support him.) Loeb brings up ...

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  11. Planned Parenthood head says take 'politics out of women's health care'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Bangor Daily News

    ... their effort to strip its federal funding , seizing on Planned Parenthood's image among many conservatives as an "abortion chain." U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin, the only anti-abortion member of Maine's congressional delegation, cast his first vote ...

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  12. GOP House measure would block local DC abortion rights lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Norton and other supporters said the measure would forbid companies from discriminating against employees who seek abortion, contraceptives or make other reproductive health decisions. They argued that the GOP effort to annul the city's law ...

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  13. Time Lets Planned Parenthood Boss Hail Abortion as 'The Key to Women's Opportunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | NewsBusters.org

    Young women, do you want to attain your dreams and seize your opportunities? Then snuffing out an innocent life may be just the thing for you! In an April 28 piece for TIME, Cecile Richards, president of taxpayer-funded Planned Parenthood, argued, "We Need to Talk Really Talk About Abortion." In it, her "talk" focused on how abortion is "key to women's opportunity" and an outlet to "pursue their dreams."

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  14. Obama threatens to veto bill on D.C. abortion coverage lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Washington Examiner

    The White House is threatening to veto a measure aimed at striking down a Washington, D.C., law that bans employers from discriminating against employees because of their reproductive healthcare choices. Conservative House Republicans believe the legislation, which the D.C. City Council passed back in December, violates religious freedom by forcing all businesses to cover abortions in their health plans - even pro-life organizations.

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  15. Presidential Contenders Tell a Tale of Two Catholic ChurchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | News Max

    ... opinions on defense and foreign affairs, Santorum is also an outspoken opponent of same-sex marriage and abortion. The sympathy for his family during a health crisis of his disabled daughter revealed a softer side to Santorum and strengthened his ...

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  16. A Site for Soros LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Family Research Council

    ... we are impeaching your sorry kiesters." I responded to his assertion that politicians have done little to address abortion by saying, "I don't disagree with you. I think you are absolutely right, I think the life issue has been used as a political ...

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  17. America needs room for agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Lamar Daily News

    ... while still standing up for your own beliefs. One front on which Bush sees room for a more nuanced conversation is abortion. Specifically, he sees the wisdom in emphasizing the need for accountability, safety and respect for life. He brings up ...

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  18. Dem. Rep: Republicans Reach 'New Low' With Symbolic VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Caller

    Rep. Elijah Cummings, the ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, issued a press release blasting his Republican colleagues Thursday for calling a vote to overturn a D.C. anti-discrimination bill. The proposed D.C. law could force employers in the city to hire individuals who advocate for abortion and could require those employers, even those who advocate pro-life causes, to cover elective abortions in their healthcare plans.

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  19. Ted Cruz and the House Freedom Caucus look to block D.C. abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Daily Kos

    Congressional oversight of the District of Columbia gives members of Congress a chance to show their commitment to democracy-or lack thereof. Far-right House Republicans in particular have been all about trampling on the will of the very blue city's people in recent years, and this week they're kicking up a fuss over a law that would protect workers from being fired for having abortions or advocating pro-choice positions.

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  20. .com | Euthanasia - How is this even a debate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | News24

    ... of rational people. They are not similarly bound by tenets of religious dogma. Euthanasia is no different to the abortion "debate". The state should never be capable of deciding whether a person, who gives their full and informed consent to die, is ...

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