Rep. Dawn Pettengill, R-Mount Auburn, hugs Rep. Lance Horbach, R-Tama, after the House adjourned the 2012 legislative session, Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

Iowa Lawmakers Petition To Cut Medicare Funding For All Abortions, Including Incest And Rape

(MintPress) – More than 40 Iowa Republican lawmakers have added their name to a petition demanding the state strip provisions that allow Medicare funds for abortions in the case of incest, rape or the fetal anomalies, claiming doing so violates the state’s abortions’ laws. Implementation of such a law could potentially strip the state from […]