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napi21 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-08-09 11:09 PM
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2. As I understand it, there are some ins. plans that currently pay for
an abortion procedure. His ammendment would stop that. I honestly don't knows for sure, but that's the understanding I got from reading quite a few different articles.
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  -Explain Abortion to me Currently... RoadRage  Nov-08-09 10:58 PM   #0 
  - Rec'd n/t  firedupdem   Nov-08-09 11:09 PM   #1 
  - As I understand it, there are some ins. plans that currently pay for  napi21   Nov-08-09 11:09 PM   #2 
  - I guess i'd like to see a copy of those plans...  RoadRage   Nov-08-09 11:12 PM   #4 
  - It is not necessarily "gold plated" plans that cover abortion services  dflprincess   Nov-09-09 12:25 AM   #17 
  - Most of them currently cover it. Something like 87% of them.  bluetrain   Nov-08-09 11:13 PM   #5 
     - According to this article - 46% Do..  RoadRage   Nov-08-09 11:16 PM   #7 
        - That's not accurate information.  noamnety   Nov-08-09 11:21 PM   #10 
  - 74% pay out of their own funds anyway  treestar   Nov-08-09 11:10 PM   #3 
  - great point  NJGeek   Nov-08-09 11:16 PM   #6 
  - Actually no that's not the case.  ipaint   Nov-08-09 11:24 PM   #12 
  - Where is the subsidy assistance for lower income womens' reproductive choice currently coming from?  Telly Savalas   Nov-09-09 07:38 PM   #31 
  - Bingo: "If there had been no Stupak Amendment, there'd be something else."  ecstatic   Nov-09-09 07:44 PM   #32 
  - When you say government, do you mean federal or state?  noamnety   Nov-08-09 11:19 PM   #8 
  - Answer my question?  RoadRage   Nov-08-09 11:21 PM   #9 
  - You also asked if there was a plan that provided government funding for abortions.  noamnety   Nov-08-09 11:25 PM   #13 
  - And by "government" I mean either federal or state..  RoadRage   Nov-08-09 11:22 PM   #11 
     - If 38 states prohibit it, you can draw some conclusions about the others  noamnety   Nov-08-09 11:26 PM   #14 
        - Yup.. I have answered my own question  RoadRage   Nov-08-09 11:29 PM   #15 
  - .....  BrklynLiberal   Nov-09-09 12:10 AM   #16 
  - I hate the argument that this is an attack on the poor. That is the most piss-poor argument EVER.  vaberella   Nov-09-09 12:30 AM   #18 
  - I agree..  RoadRage   Nov-09-09 07:35 AM   #23 
  - It's one facet of the attack on the poor.  Orsino   Nov-09-09 07:41 AM   #24 
  - Agreed. I'm for legal abortion -- but as for the government paying for it?  K8-EEE   Nov-09-09 12:53 AM   #19 
  - If that were the issue, and you well know it isn't, why not exclude any legal medical procedure  bluetrain   Nov-09-09 01:15 AM   #20 
     - it's ridiculous to say it is cheap, too  Skittles   Nov-09-09 03:21 AM   #21 
        - How is THAT going to change?  RoadRage   Nov-09-09 07:41 AM   #25 
           - I'm not questioning semantics of the bill  Skittles   Nov-09-09 05:45 PM   #30 
  - here  Skittles   Nov-09-09 04:14 AM   #22 
  - You are missing the big picture  cally   Nov-09-09 07:49 AM   #26 
  - My current insurance doesn't cover much.  LWolf   Nov-09-09 07:53 AM   #27 
     - Look..  RoadRage   Nov-09-09 07:59 AM   #28 
        - There's more than one.  LWolf   Nov-09-09 08:36 AM   #29 
 

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