Dozens of members of the House of Representatives are pushing
a bill that would eliminate abortion coverage for millions of women — and we
need your help to defeat it.
7, also known as the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act,”
would create a ban on using federal government funds on health care plans that
include coverage for abortion. This means low-income women, civil servants, and
women in the military would be forced to pay for abortions on their own.
But the bill doesn’t stop there.
You can learn more about these provisions from our friends NARAL Pro-Choice
includes exceptions for rape, incest, and women who encounter life-threatening
complications from their pregnancies. Yet, in order to ensure women are not
committing tax fraud, the IRS could investigate
women who claim one of these exceptions.
Women could not only
be interrogated before an abortion – they could face auditing afterwards as
well. This is unacceptable.
is simply an attempt by religiously conservative lawmakers to stop millions of
women from accessing abortion. The Center for Inquiry (CFI) believes women
should be free to make decisions about their health, and have full access to
reproductive care, without interference from politicians. We urge you to
contact your elected official in the House right now and tell them to oppose
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As a friend of the Center for Inquiry, I am writing to urge you to oppose HR 7. This bill, also known as the "No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act," would create a ban on using federal government funds on health care plans that include coverage for abortion.
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