Republican Trent Franks of Arizona is on the case.
“The people of this country are overwhelmingly for this bill, and liberals are going to have to make up their mind whether they are so committed to abortion on demand that they think that includes killing little girls because they are little girls,” Franks said.
Under his proposal, physicians who perform sex-selective abortions would face heavy fines and up to five years in jail.
On a 246-168 vote, the House of Representatives failed to pass Rep. Trent Franks’ (R-AZ) bill to ban physicians from performing abortions based on the fetus’ sex. Republicans failed to get a two-thirds majority, which was required t... Read Post
Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona Rep. Trent Franks now has 78 co-sponsors for a bill that would ban abortions performed because of the race or gender of the fetus. First introduced by the Arizona Republican in 2009, the bill died in com... Read Post
Sponsored by Republican Trent Franks of Arizona, the bill, which passed the House Judiciary Committee, makes abortions illegal after 20 weeks, with no exceptions for rape of the health of the mother. Rep. Trent Franks (R-Ariz.), the... Read Post