· · · · · 

Missouri Bill Would Increase Inspection Requirements for State’s Only Abortion Clinic

Introduced by state Rep. Kathy Swan (above), HB 1478 has 107 co-sponsors, primarily Republicans.

“This is simply just another bill to harass us because we provide abortion care, and not a bill to address a problem, because no problem exists,” said Paula Gianino, CEO of Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and of Southwest Missouri.

· · · · · 

With Sharia Law Bill Threatened, North Carolina Legislators Put Abortion Restrictions in Motorcycle Safety Bill

Line of motorcycles

Hours after the state’s Republican governor threatened to veto a Sharia law bill containing abortion restrictions, a state subcommittee took up a motorcycle safety act that was rewritten to add nearly identical anti-choice amendments.

· · · · ·