House Democrats Vote Down Late-Term Abortion Ban

August 2, 2012 at 10:15 am

The House voted this week on a bill that would ban abortion after 20 weeks in the District of Columbia. The District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 3803) required a two-thirds vote, but fell short after 148 Democrats and 6 Republicans voted in opposition. H.R. 3803 would have been a significant pro-life victory in a city that is wildly pro-abortion. Via Life News:


The Council of the District of Columbia, employing authority delegated by Congress, repealed the entire D.C. abortion law. Thus, in the nation’s capital, abortion is currently legal for any reason through all nine months of pregnancy.

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  1. liberty49 says:

    God IS watching and all of America will pay the price.

  2. Gene says:

    154 voted against? With 435 representatives they needed 290 for:they have the numbers, where were the reps?With Republican House LEADERS LIKE THIS WHO NEEDS DEMOCRATS?

    • fdleupp says:

      The Republicans have a “majority” in the House; not a “plurality.” They need 2/3rds of the membership to pass this type legislation. They can only count on the demoncrats to vote with them if they raise the debt limit; vote for homosexuality; vote to glorify Obama…sick, sick, sick!

  3. MisterPeanut says:

    How long until that fascist, Nancy Pelosi is gone? To many of the DemoRATS march with her.

  4. Ted Smith says:

    If only Democrats would abort all their babies.

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