U.S. House Bill 7: Ban Federal Funding of Abortion

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U.S. House Bill 7: Ban Federal Funding of Abortion

 

Check out this key bill recently passed by elected officials in the U.S. House, and go to www.votespotter.com to signup and see how your legislators voted.

 

U.S. House Bill 7, Ban federal funding of abortion: Passed 238 to 183 in the U.S. House on January 24, 2017

 

To prohibit using federal government money to pay for abortions. The bill would make permanent the “Hyde Amendment,” which has been attached to annual spending bills to prohibit federal funding of abortions. It (or another one-year Hyde amendment) would prohibit Medicaid or other federal programs from paying for abortions, and prohibit insurance companies from selling policies that pay for abortions through the federal health care law exchanges.

 

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