This bill dangerously jeopardizes the health and well-being of women throughout the country who need abortion care later in pregnancy for a variety of reasons. More
“If this bill had been passed before my pregnancy, I would have had to carry to term and give birth to a baby whom the doctors concurred had no chance of a life and would have experienced near-constant pain…The decision I made to have an abortion at almost 22 weeks was made out of love and to spare my son’s pain and suffering.”
-- Testimony of Christy Zink before the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice; May 23, 2013
This ban would hurt women like Christy. Watch her story.