Georgia tables motion that would have forced all abortions into hospitals, new Virginia clinic regulations will be set in months, people with HIV at greater risk of bone fractures, and the Utah legislature passes three abortion-related bills.
Virginia state legislators will likely be voting tomorrow on a budget amendment proposed by Governor Bob McDonnell which would ban the use of Medicaid funding for abortion services in the cases of severe fetal abnormality or for the health of the woman.
Virginia’s Republican governor Bob McDonnell recently removed sexual orientation as a class protected from employment discrimination and wants to eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood. Blue Dog Democrats are partly to blame.
Conservatives don’t want to pay for abortions? Well, I don’t want to pay for erections.
McDonnell’s thesis from Regent University was dug up by the Washington Post. It’s claims that unmarried couples using contraceptives and women in the workplace are causing the downfall of society.
Bob McDonnell’s position on abortion is not incidental to his career as a politician; it’s central, and it’s also extreme.