Summary of today’s hearing on No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act
From a friend on the Hill:
Today, the House Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice held a hearing on H.R. 7, the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act.” This legislation would make the Hyde amendment permanent and government-wide and would stop funding abortion insurance coverage in the “Affordable Care Act” (P.L. 111-148).
The subcommittee heard testimony in support of H.R. 7 from:
And testimony in opposition to H.R. 7 from :
Susan Wood, Associate Professor of Health Policy and of Environmental & Occupational Health, Department of Health Policy, George Washington University (written testimony)
Members and staff may also be interested in the following video excerpts from the hearing: