Burris Amendment Will Repeal Ban on Abortions for Servicewomen | ATTACKERMAN
Attackerman had a bunch of guest blogging over the weekend. This nice catch from Shani O. Hilton
Monica Potts notes that an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act, introduced by Sen. Roland Burris (D-IL) will repeal a ban on abortions for servicewomen.
The ban, re-instituted by Congress in 1995 (after Clinton rolled it back in 1993), prevents a servicewoman from obtaining an abortion on base, even if she uses her own money. (