Hot News Stories (6/6/13)Posted: June 6, 2013
Phoenix New Times (Phoenix, AZ)
Anti-choice fanatic Republican Congressman Trent Franks (AZ) is celebrating his latest abortion bill passing out of a House subcommittee, which really isn’t much to celebrate about.
San Francisco Chronicle (San Francisco, CA)
A state budget that revamps Ohio Republican Gov. John Kasich’s school funding proposal and restores his small business tax plan passed a GOP-led Ohio Senate panel on Wednesday, as the massive bill edges closer to clearing both chambers of the Legislature.
Philadelphia Weekly (Philadelphia, PA)
In another expected move at the end of the legislative session, the Pennsylvania Senate passed House Bill 818, which limits abortion coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in Pennsylvania.
Miami Herald (Miami, FL)
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R)signed a bill into law on Wednesday requiring that doctors performing an abortion offer emergency medical care if the baby is somehow born alive.