TV News LIES

Thursday, May 19th

Last update07:35:27 AM GMT

You are here News Congress McConnell says national abortion ban ‘possible’

McConnell says national abortion ban ‘possible’

E-mail Print PDF
McConnell: National abortion ban possible

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said in an interview with USA Today a national abortion ban is “possible” if Roe v. Wade gets overturned this summer.

“If the leaked opinion became the final opinion, legislative bodies — not only at the state level but at the federal level — certainly could legislate in that area,” McConnell told USA Today when asked if a national abortion ban is “worthy of debate.”

“And if this were the final decision, that was the point that it should be resolved one way or another in the legislative process. So yeah, it’s possible,” he concluded.

His comment comes after Politico published a draft majority opinion penned by conservative Justice Samuel Alito indicating that the 1973 landmark decision Roe v. Wade would be overturned. The decision deemed a woman’s right to abortion was constitutional.

More...

 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Justice Department requests transcripts from Jan. 6 committee

Rep. Bernie Thompson The Department of Justice has asked the Jan. 6 select committee for transcripts from its investigation...

Senate Democrats Fail to Advance Sweeping Abortion Bill

Vote to codify Abortion rights fails in Senate Senate Democrats failed to advance a bill to codify Roe v. Wade and create a national...

After Buffalo shooting, Liz Cheney tells Republicans to stop enabling white supremacy

Cheney tells GOP to stop promoting white supremacyU.S. Rep. Liz Cheney, who has long attacked Republican Party leadership for following Donald Trump, went after...

Republican lawmaker announces resignation from Congress following sexual misconduct claims

Tom Reed Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) announced on Tuesday that he is resigning from Congress, more than one...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!