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The Kiss of the Abortion Industry


Barbara Boxer and Patty Murray declare their support for the current faux compromise:

We said all along that we wanted to ensure there was a firewall between private and public funds – this compromise achieves that.

We said we would not accept language that prohibited a woman from using her own private funds for her legal reproductive health care – this compromise meets that test.

And we said we would stop Stupak – which we did. Let’s be clear – we were both much happier with the Capps language and the language in the underlying bill.

But compromise was necessary to get a health care bill for the American people, and this compromise achieves that.


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