H.R. 3, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, represents a grave threat to safe, legal and accessible abortion. In addition to restricting the use of private funds paying for private health insurance plans that cover abortion care, it would permanently write into law an extremist approach to banning federal funding for abortion. Adding dangerous insult to injury, H.R. 3 would narrow rape and incest exceptions.
Update: Thanks to feminist outrage, sponsors of this legislation removed the word "forcible" from the rape exception. While we congratulate our activists for winning this initial victory, the remaining bill continues to pose an unacceptable threat to women's ability to access abortion care and must be defeated.
Demand that your representative vote against this discriminatory and dangerous bill.
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