The Iowa Legislature passed the nation’s most restrictive abortion law

The Iowa legislature has passed a bill that would ban abortions if a fetal heartbeat is detected. The governor is pro-life but has not indicated yet if she would sign it.

From the article: “…the Republicans pressing the Iowa legislation are making a decisive turn away from the smaller, more incremental measures of the past that have, in their view, merely chipped away at abortion rights. They have a new, longer-term goal in their sights: reaching a Supreme Court that could shift in composition with a Republican president in the White House, potentially giving the anti-abortion movement a court more sympathetic to its goal of overturning Roe v. Wade than the current court is.”

Sad!

 

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