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Congress Expands Abortion Coverage for Women in U.S. Military
Cybercast News Service ^ | December 27, 2012 | Susan Jones

Posted on 12/28/2012 10:18:42 PM PST by Olog-hai

Congress, in the pre-Christmas rush, passed a Democrat-sponsored provision that will allow women in the U.S. military to use their health insurance to pay for abortion in cases of rape or incest. Right now, the Defense Department pays for abortion only when the mother’s life is at stake.

The expanded abortion coverage is included in the defense authorization bill that is now on its way to President Obama for his anticipated signature.

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), who introduced the abortion measure, said on Nov. 30—in a speech on the Senate floor—that it was “unfair” to deny military women “reproductive health care.” …

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TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Military/Veterans; Religion; Society
KEYWORDS: abortion; military; militarywomen
. . . Incest? What are they saying—that women in the military are more likely to be impregnated by a close family member?
1 posted on 12/28/2012 10:18:52 PM PST by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Murdering babies in the womb is “reproductive health care”. LOL! Shaheen is a real clown.


2 posted on 12/28/2012 10:24:14 PM PST by FlingWingFlyer (U.S. elections have become nothing but another cheap ripoff of American Idol.)
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To: Olog-hai

It’s official. The US military are baby killers. The radical hippies of the sixties who spit on the troops and called them that came to power and made it so.


3 posted on 12/28/2012 10:28:53 PM PST by TADSLOS (I took extra credit at the School of Hard Knocks)
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To: TADSLOS

Baby killers, homo facilitators and Christianity suppressors. Sound like something that God would look kindly upon?

And some people still deceive themselves thinking that God favors this country.


4 posted on 12/28/2012 10:33:02 PM PST by steve86 (Acerbic by Nature, not NurtureĀ™)
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To: Olog-hai

I wonder if there will ever come a day when abortion is mandatory for persons in a particular MOS or promotions within certain units, or for certain type of deployments, or sometimes, during wartime when person power is down and casualties high?


5 posted on 12/28/2012 11:31:09 PM PST by ansel12
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To: FlingWingFlyer

Great Christmas gift from the DIMocRATs...kill the children.


6 posted on 12/29/2012 7:28:57 AM PST by hal ogen (First Amendment or Reeducation Camp?)
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To: Olog-hai

I’m still shocked that when I was in the Army in the 70s the guys that got WACS pregnant along with the women themselves didn’t get at least an Art 15 for compromising gov’t property, liken to a sunburn.

Now the taxpayers, regardless of their moral convictions, are FORCED to pay for the child sacrifice to the god of convenience.


7 posted on 12/29/2012 8:46:29 AM PST by Blue Collar Christian (I hope we're ready to get a real candidate next time. C'mon GOP! <BCC><)
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