His opposition to federal funding of abortion effectively ended Gore's quest for the White House twenty-one years ago.Read the whole article here.
Obama would make no such mistakes in his triumphal march to the Presidency. Now, as we enter the crucial weeks of the nation's long and drawn-out health care debate, we get confirmation that abortion is in the health care takeover plan.
No less a source than the reliably left-wing National Public Radio (NPR) confirmed federal funding of abortion for us. Julie Rovner explained that the reason the abortion issue has loomed so large in this year's health care debate is that "this time they're playing for keeps." All other abortion funding restrictions are annual amendments, Rovner pointed out on "Weekend Edition," but the Obamacare plan will become "permanent law." Both sides of the abortion debate, she reported, know that "there's a lot at stake here."
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Abortion is IN the Health Care Bill
Ken Blackwell, the former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Commission, is a senior fellow at the Family Research Council. Here's what he has to say about the Obama Administration's Health Care proposal: