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Letter from Religious Organizations Supports “Abortion Neutral” Health Care Reform

A coalition of 16 religious organizations has signed a letter urging Congress and the White House to support comprehensive health care reform that does not “create new restrictions to abortion.”

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Both Health Reform Bills Change Abortion Status Quo

Opponents and supporters of abortion rights agreed early on, in theory, to maintain the “status quo” in health reform with “abortion neutral” legislation. Unfortunately, neither the House nor Senate versions preserves the status quo.

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Roundup: Ben Nelson is Full of Regret and Confused

Senator Ben Nelson is full of regret. He also doesn’t understand why the anti-choice groups are still angry at him.

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Healthcare Compromise: Low-Income Women Get Bumped

Democrats
in the Senate got what they wanted this Christmas: a passed health care reform
bill. Low-income women, however, seemed to be the ones with coal in their stocking.

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Pro-Choice Groups Will Not Back Passage of Senate Bill With Nelson Language

In the wake of the weekend’s Senate abortion language “compromise” pro-choice activists are still sorting out all the details and trying to decide where they should stand on the passage of the final health care reform bill.

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Roundup: Will Nelson Steal Christmas From Everyone (Especially Women)?

While the public is waiting for Nebraska Senator Ben Nelson to decide if he is going to fall in with the Democrats’ proposal for healthcare reform, Harry Reid has threatened to make everyone stay till Christmas to finish the bill.

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Roundup: Sen. Nelson Still Wants His Way on Health Care Bill

This morning it seems if Senator Ben Nelson doesn’t get his way on the issue of abortion coverage in the final health care reform bill he might sandbag the whole effort.

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Senator Maria Cantwell: Champion for Reproductive Justice

I know that
you will fight as hard against Stupak-like language in the Senate
healthcare bill as you always do for women and families.

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In Which The Stupak Amendment Rains On My Parade

My tax dollars pay for military action I do not support, and
anti-abortion people refuse to allow premiums paid by individual women to go
toward abortion coverage within their health plan. Why is my concern for life
less valid?

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More Anti-Healthcare Scare Tactics

The latest anti-healthcare myth is starting to
trickle down.

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