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Trent Franks Abortion Bill

Trent Franks Killed a Limited Number of His Own Unborn Children

Chris Kelly | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Obviously there's nothing wrong with in vitro fertilization. But let's follow Franks' logic. If fertilized eggs are human lives, then Trent Franks and his wife went to a clinic and paid to have their babies aborted -- kind of an "abortion clinic" -- just when the pre-humans were at their tiniest and most helpless.

Laura Bassett

House Passes Major Anti-Abortion Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday 228 to 196 that prohibits women from having abortions 20 weeks after conception. The Pai...

Laura Bassett

Rape, Incest Exceptions Quietly Added To GOP Abortion Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.14.2013 | Politics

The House Rules Committee posted a new version of Rep. Trent Franks' (R-Ariz.) anti-abortion bill on Friday that includes exceptions for rape and ince...

Laura Bassett

Republican Lawmaker: 'The Incidence Of Rape Resulting In Pregnancy Are Very Low'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

During a House Judiciary hearing on his abortion bill Wednesday, Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) said that he opposes an exemption for rape victims becaus...

Laura Bassett

All-Male Panel Advances Controversial Abortion Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

Republicans in the House Judiciary subcommittee voted on Tuesday to expand Rep. Trent Franks' (R-Ariz.) proposed D.C. abortion bill to apply to the wh...

Laura Bassett

Republicans Use Gosnell Case To Push Restrictive Abortion Ban

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.) told reporters on Wednesday that there is a "good chance" House leadership will bring his nationwide 20-week...