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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'...

GOP Lawmaker Backs Down On Controversial Ultrasound Bill

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

Alabama state Sen. Clay Scofield (R) backed off a provision Monday that would have forced women to submit to transvaginal ultrasounds before getting a...

House Republicans Back Off 'Forcible Rape' Language In Controversial Bill

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republicans announced Thursday that they are taking a step back from a particularly controversial passage of a piece of anti-abortion legislatio...

Abortion Rights Expected To Come Under Attack When Republicans Are In Charge In The House

The New York Times | Robert Pear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A leading Congressional opponent of abortion rights, who is in line to take charge of an influential House panel, plans to press for much stricter lim...