Hot News Stories (3/1/13)Posted: March 1, 2013
The Capital-Journal (Topeka, KS)
Kansas state Senate President Susan Wagle (R) helped along a bill to establish an adult stem cell research center at The University of Kansas Medical Center, telling her colleagues Thursday that the project will lead to cures for disease.
The Courier-Journal (Frankfort, KY)
Six anti-choice measures to curb abortion were voted down on party-line votes in the Kentucky House Health and Welfare Committee on Thursday.
New York Times (New York, NY)
Arkansas adopted new abortion limits Thursday, outlawing most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, even as its State Senate approved a more restrictive bill that would ban abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy.
Politico (Washington, DC)
The anti-choice group Susan B. Anthony List endorsed Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in the state’s gubernatorial race, committing $1.5 million to the anti-choice extermist candidate’s campaign and in the process drawing criticism from Democrats.