The Senatevoted 51 to 46 in favor of a 20-week abortionban Monday, falling a few votes short of advancing a law that would have had serious repercussions on reproductive rights around the country. The bill exempted womenwhose lives are deemed at risk, as well as rape and incest victims, provided they report the crime to authorities, and receive medical treatment or counseling at least 48 hours before the abortion.
The bill's supporters argue that fetuses aborted after 20 weeks can feel pain.
South Carolina Republican Lindsey Graham has introduced the bill in previous Congresses, garnering support on both sides of the aisle.
Two pro-abortion Republicans, senators Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), voted against the legislation. A spokesperson for Manchin echoed that sentiment, saying he, too, would back the measure on Monday. Gary Peters (D., Mich.) also did not support the bill, though he is not up for reelection this year.
Marjorie Dannenfelser, president of Susan B. Anthony List, an anti-abortion group, saidDemocrats up for re-election "ought to vote in line with their constituents and support this compassionate bill".
"I urge the Senate to reconsider its decision and pass legislation that will celebrate, cherish, and protect life", said Trump.
Republican Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) also did not vote, though he been absent from the Senate since early December battling brain cancer; it is unclear when he is expected to return.
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Fifty-one senators (forty-eight Republicans and three Democrats) voted to take the bill up for debate, but 60 votes were required.
Family Research Council chief Tony Perkins said: "American should not be forced to remain in the company of nations that engage in the aborting of viable unborn children".
A piece of anti-abortion legislation criminalizing abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy has failed in the Senate.
It was just a couple of weeks ago when people from all over the community were fighting for women's right.
"As the clock ticks for Washington to approve a budget and find a solution for Dreamers, the Senate wasted time on an unconstitutional abortionban". Three Democrats voted for the measure. Kirsten Gillibrand tweeted on Saturday. (Read John McCormack on how the Democratic party is grappling with a progressive push to oust pro-life Democrats here).
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I really believe he would use a blunt instrument. "This president at least tries to nuance his unlawfulness", Mr. The President has liberated our country from the political class and given America back to the people".
One of the auctioneers at the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction in Disneyland Paris also lost his head on Sunday. Disney villain Ursula was caught without her head during Ariel's Undersea Adventure in Anaheim, California .
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Barring further injury, Kentucky will still have two representatives in the All-Star Game: Anthony Davis and Karl-Anthony Towns. The Wizards have nine days before the National Basketball Association trade deadline to bring in a replacement via trade.
City signs Laporte in club-record deal
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Freed Saudi prince's Kingdom Holding firm climbs 10 percent
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Strong winds expected Monday night into Tuesday
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Nokia 3310 4G officially announced in China
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