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Critics: Military should cover abortion after rape


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  • Furry1993 Somewhere in Utah, UT
    May 26, 2011 3:31 p.m.

    The exceptions in the Hyde Amendment should be allowed for the military health insurance policies too -- federal funds will not be used to terminate a pregnancy UNLESS the pregnancy poses a serious risk to the health or life of the pregnant woman, if the pregnancy resulted from rape or incest, or if there was a fatal fetal deformity.

  • Pagan Salt Lake City, UT
    May 26, 2011 2:25 p.m.


    we cant turn 'lemons into lemonade.'

    *'Sharron Angle's Advice For Rape Victims Considering Abortion: Turn Lemons Into Lemonade' - Sam Stein - Huffington Post - 07/08/10

    'One thing she has not backed away from has been her insistence that abortion should be outlawed universally, even in cases of rape and incest. (sic)
    ...when she insisted that 'a young girl raped by her father should know that "two wrongs don't make a right." Much good can come from a horrific situation like that, Angle added. Lemons can be made into lemonade.'

    That's some of your Republican canidates ladies and gentlmen.

    Advocating against abortion, even in cases of rape and incest.