Abortion Bill

Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., listens during a news conference for the launch of the Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus on Capitol Hill on Sept. 15, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

GOP Rep: Number Of Pregnancies Resulting From Rape Is Very Low

A House Republican drew a sharp response during debate on an abortion bill when he said that the number of pregnancies resulting from rape is very low.


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D.C. Abortion Bill Up For House Committee Vote Again

A House committee is scheduled to vote on a bill that would ban abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy.