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House of Representatives passes pro-life measures

The Republican-led House of Representatives passed two pro-life measures yesterday. Associated Press/Photo by Patrick Semansky

House of Representatives passes pro-life measures

House Republicans passed two pro-life measures on Wednesday, including a resolution condemning attacks on pro-life facilities and a bill that would punish doctors who refuse to care for infants born alive after abortion attempts.

How have Democrats responded? While Democrats have criticized the resolution as one-sided, FBI director Christopher Wray has said 70 percent of the bureau’s abortion-related cases since the summer dealt with attacks on pro-life facilities. The bill is unlikely to succeed in the Democratic-controlled Senate.

Dig deeper: Read Daniel Darling’s column in WORLD Opinions about how righteous laws influence behavior and declare moral truth.

Elias Ferenczy

Elias Ferenczy is a breaking news intern for WORLD. He’s a graduate of WORLD Journalism Institute and Covenant College.

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