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Jennifer Bendery

Republicans Slip Tax Hike Into Latest Abortion Bill | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.22.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After a botched effort to pass legislation imposing a 20-week ban on abortions, House Republicans are moving forward Thursday with what'...

Laura Bassett

The GOP Won't Raise Your Taxes, Unless You're A Woman And You Want An Abortion | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

The House of Representatives held a hearing Thursday morning on a Republican-sponsored bill that would effectively raise taxes on women and small busi...

Laura Bassett

Obamacare 'Abortion Surcharge': The Facts Behind The Rumor | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

Adding fuel to a growing misinformation campaign about abortion coverage under Obamacare, Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) recently kicked a bees' nest of Ca...

Laura Bassett

Aggressive Anti-Abortion Legislation Faces House Vote | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - A closer look at a House bill marketed to the public as a "common-sense" ban on taxpayer-funded abortions reveals an aggressive, multi-pr...

GOP Lawmaker Goes On Anti-Abortion African Adventure

Mother Jones | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.30.2011 | Politics

Most members of Congress spent last week's recess back in their districts, talking to their constituents and getting a sense of what Americans want th...