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March 20, 2009 | 3,960 views | 27 comments

The Born Alive Infant Protection Act, originally proposed in 2001, was designed only to compel hospital staff to grant medical treatment to those infants born alive following an “unsuccessful” abortion. The law passed easily in the U.S. Senate, and various forms of the bill passed many other state legislatures. . . .

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Sensible  
April 20, 2009 8:47pm
 
 
I find it contemptible that Janet Napolitano and the administration will not use the label TERRORIST on Middle Eastern fighters or pirates -- no one but the "extreme" ... Read More Read More
 
 
Becky  
April 20, 2009 6:45pm
 
 
Janet Napolitano should not make such sweeping generalizations.

Do you believe the principles of the Constitution are worth striving for? Do you believe this issue would ... Read More Read More
 
 
RudyV  
Floresville  
April 20, 2009 4:52pm
 
 
Becky - Slick US Homeland Security Janet Napolitano is talking about the pro-life man who killed, shot doctors and nurses. The pro-life people who put bombs in clinics not ... Read More Read More
 
 
Becky  
April 16, 2009 1:33pm
 
 
Alright Slick, I'm busted. Personally,I prefer "radical right wing nut", but she'll call me what she likes. That's ok. I'm in good company. ;) ... Read More Read More
 
 
slick  
falls city  
April 16, 2009 12:13pm
 
 
anyone who is against abortion is a fanatical right wing extremist/terrorist......that is the position of the Director of US Homeland Security Janet Napolitano. She was ... Read More Read More
 
 
Becky  
April 15, 2009 5:41pm
 
 
Rudy, you said, "When our founding fathers established this nation you could find advertising for abortions in any newspaper."

Maybe those ads were next to the ... Read More Read More
 
 
Sensible  
April 15, 2009 2:57pm
 
 
Rudy hit on one thing: Teach both men and women abstinence along with BC methods. But, it's the woman's body, right, and it should be her choice? It should follow, then, ... Read More Read More
 
 
RudyV  
Floresville  
April 15, 2009 2:41pm
 
 
Becky read your history. Lets see women rights in the 16 and 17 century. Women were considered chattel, could not vote, in many states could not own property. If a husband ... Read More Read More
 
 
Becky  
April 11, 2009 10:02pm
 
 
Me, I believe in the principles this nation was founded on. I believe that all are created equal, and that people are created at conception. The excuses for abortion are ... Read More Read More
 
 
me  
April 10, 2009 11:43pm
 
 
Becky

I don't disagree with you but, abortion is not indifferent to anything else in life.. everything carrys risk..everything.. its just a part of living. now consider ... Read More Read More
 

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