WASHINGTON — The U.S. House of Representatives passed bipartisan legislation on Tuesday to restrict further federal abortion funding.
Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., a co-sponsor of the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, praised the 227-118 vote in the House, which passed the bill on Jan. 28.
“This commonsense, bipartisan legislation will protect American taxpayers from footing the bill for the barbaric practice of abortion, in turn helping to protect women’s health and unborn life,” she said.
Black said her experiences as a nurse witnessing “countless” births, and also the loss of a woman’s life in an abortion, have informed her belief that all life is “a precious gift.”
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