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National Right to Life Committee

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Fetal Pain Bill Makes D.C. Abortion Battleground

The nation’s capital once again served as a battleground in the national debate over abortion Thursday as a Congressional subcommittee aired a bill that would ban abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

05/18/2012

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AP Exclusive: D.C. Funded 300 Abortions In 2 Years

For decades Congress has used its power over the District of Columbia to ban the city from paying for abortions for poor women, but during a two-year period when lawmakers reversed course at least 300 women got city-funded procedures, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.

07/07/2011