Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels says he will sign into law a controversial bill that cuts government funding to Planned Parenthood and places more restrictions on women who seek abortions. The measure won final legislative passage this week, but Daniels said he wanted to research the matter before signing it into law.
The Indiana House of Representatives has given final approval to a bill that would place further restrictions on women seeking an abortion and would cut taxpayer funding to Planned Parenthood. The measure cleared the Republican-led chamber by a vote of 66-32 and heads to Governor Mitch Daniels, who says he has not decided if he’ll… Continue reading Abortion Bill Clears Indiana House
A bill that would give Indiana some of the country’s tightest abortion restrictions is nearing a final vote by state legislators. The measure would cut off funding to Planned Parenthood and ban abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy unless there’s a substantial threat to the woman’s life or health. That’s four weeks less than… Continue reading Indiana Abortion Bill Nearing Final Vote