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Stupak Says “No” To Health Care Bill Until Abortion Language Changed

Posted By admin On March 19, 2010 @ 7:58 am In Featured Stories,U.S. News | Comments Disabled

HUMA KHAN
ABC News [1]
Friday, March 19, 2010

Democratic Rep. Bart Stupak says he’s open to a deal but will vote “No” on the health care bill unless changes are made to accommodate his more-stringent language that prevents federal funding for abortions.

“There’s still no change,” Stupak said on “Good Morning America” today of his “No” vote on the health care bill. “My group is holding firm.

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“I want to pass health care… but there’s a principle that we do not want to cross,” Stupak said.

But the Michigan Democrat said he is open to a deal on the abortion language if he can get a firm commitment from the Senate.

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[1] ABC News: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/bart-stupak-firm-health-care-bill-obama-continues/story?id=10145630

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[3] Stupak: WH Pressuring Me to Keep Quiet on Abortion Language in Senate Health Bill: http://www.prisonplanet.com/stupak-wh-pressuring-me-to-keep-quiet-on-abortion-language-in-senate-health-bill.html

[4] Senate Health Care Bill Dead on Arrival, Pro-Life House Democrats Say: http://www.prisonplanet.com/senate-health-care-bill-dead-on-arrival-pro-life-house-democrats-say.html

[5] House health-care vote Sunday may hinge on abortion issues: http://www.prisonplanet.com/house-health-care-vote-sunday-may-hinge-on-abortion-issues.html

[6] Stupak: Health fight has been ‘a living hell’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/stupak-health-fight-has-been-%e2%80%98a-living-hell%e2%80%99.html

[7] House may try to pass Senate health-care bill without voting on it: http://www.prisonplanet.com/house-may-try-to-pass-senate-health-care-bill-without-voting-on-it.html

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