Legislative Action

ACTION ALERT - HB 40 - Horrible Pro-Abortion, Anti-Life Bill

This bill has the potential to reverse almost every pro-life effort made in Illinois and will protect abortion if regulated, defunded or o...

June 30, 2015

ObamaCare issue still on the table

On Thursday, the high court upheld the nationwide tax subsidies in the Affordable Care Act. But the justices didn't address the subsidy in insurance exchanges for elective abortions.

"The Government Accounting Office [GAO] said that there are more than 1,000 federally subsidized exchange plans that cover elective abortions," explains Carol Tobias, president of the National Right to Life Committee. "So if a woman decides she wants the abortion, the insurance plan covered by federal subsidies will pay for that abortion."

That would appear to violate the Hyde Amendment, which bars use of federal money for abortions with limited exceptions.

Click here for the originiating article from OneNewsNow.