Tag Archives: Abortion

Democrats block Senate bill requiring medical care for babies that survive abortion

Senate Democrats on Monday blocked an effort to pass legislation clarifying that babies who survive attempted abortions must receive medical care. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., rejected the motion to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, authored by Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., and co-sponsored by other Republicans. Sasse had sought to pass the bill via… Read More »

Abortion restrictions prompt international activists to provide care in America

Dr. Rebecca Gomperts discusses abortion pills with a Northern Ireland police inspector on May 31, 2018. Photo credit: David Young/PA Wire (Press Association via AP Images) Across the nation, women’s access to reproductive care has been protested, shuttered, legislated and sometimes strictly limited. So much so that an international organization has stepped in to provide… Read More »