Hot News Stories (2/27/13)Posted: February 27, 2013
The Huffington Post (USA)
Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe on Tuesday vetoed an anti-choice ban on most abortions in Arkansas at 20 weeks into a pregnancy.
The Morning Call (Lehigh Valley, PA)
Women in Pennsylvania who use the health insurance exchange to be established under the federal health care reform law would not have coverage for an abortion even if their health was at stake, according to a bill currently under consideration.
The Capitol Journal (Topeka, KS)
A Kansas Senate committee endorsed legislation Tuesday creating at The University of Kansas Medical Center what advocates believe could be a regional hub for advancement of adult stem cell research, treatment and education.
San Antonio News (San Antonio, TX)
A Texas senate committee has heard testimony on an anti-choice bill that would tighten rules for doctors prescribing abortion pills.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
The Indiana Senate on Tuesday approved new anti-choice restrictions aimed at clinics that offer the abortion pill, requiring them to perform ultrasounds on women seeking the drugs.