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Pro-Life Amendments VOTE on Tuesday

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Revmitchell, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
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    • Hatch Amdt. #C14 (355): Prohibits authorized or appropriated federal funds under this bill from being used for elective abortions and plans that cover such abortions.
    • Hatch Amdt. #C13 (354): Protection for the right of conscience.
    • Hatch Amdt. #C12 (353): Prohibits federal funds under this bill from being used to pay for assisted suicide and offers conscience protections to providers or plans refusing to offer assisted suicide services.
    Please CALL the Finance Committee Senators today and urge them to support Sen. Hatch’s amendments to exclude abortion funding & protect conscience rights for health workers:
    • MAX BAUCUS, MT (202) 224-2651
    • JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER IV, WV (202) 224-6472
    • KENT CONRAD, ND (202) 224-2043
    • JEFF BINGAMAN, NM (202) 224-5521
    • JOHN F. KERRY, MA (202) 224-2742
    • BLANCHE L. LINCOLN, AR (202) 224-4843
    • RON WYDEN, OR (202) 224-5244
    • CHARLES E. SCHUMER, NY (202) 224-6542
    • DEBBIE STABENOW, MI (202) 224-4822
    • MARIA CANTWELL, WA (202) 224-3441
    • BILL NELSON, FL (202) 224-5274
    • ROBERT MENENDEZ, NJ (202) 224-4744
    • THOMAS CARPER, DE (202) 224-2441
    • CHUCK GRASSLEY, IA (202) 224-3744
    • ORRIN G. HATCH, UT (Sponsor of Amendments) (202) 224-5251
    • OLYMPIA J. SNOWE, ME (202) 224-5344
    • JON KYL, AZ (202) 224-4521
    • JIM BUNNING, KY (202) 224-4343
    • MIKE CRAPO, ID (202) 224-6142
    • PAT ROBERTS, KS (202) 224-4774
    • JOHN ENSIGN, NV (202) 224-6244
    • MIKE ENZI, WY (202) 224-3424
    • JOHN CORNYN, TX (202) 224-2934
     
  2. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
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    That wording will not keep money paid into the public option from being used for anything they want, they are not "technically" federal funds in their eyes since they are private funds.

    Would surprise me greatly if Hatch didn't know that either.:thumbsup:
     
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