5.) FAIL – Pain-Capable Abortion Ban

  • 2019-01-07
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
While Democrats decry this measure as draconian, only seven countries out of 198 allow elective abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy:
 
  1. The United States
  2. Canada
  3. The Netherlands
  4. China 
  5. North Korea
  6. Vietnam
  7. Singapore

Scientists believe fetuses can feel pain starting at this time. The Senate vote failed to surpass the 60-vote threshold to overcome Democrat obstruction.

Moreover, moderate Republicans, Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) voted to thwart conservatives as well.

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