April 23, 2015
Senate reaches compromise on abortion funding in trafficking bill
“The fund really is supposed to be about shelters and housing and victims' services and also, of course, law enforcement,” said Amy Klobuchar (D- Minn.), to NPR. Klobuchar has, along with party leaders, contributed to the legislative solution after facing pressure for not bringing the funding controversy to light earlier.
“When I looked back on speeches, that's all we talked about. We didn't talk about health care.”
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