As Democrats in Congress are pushing to legalize taxpayer funding for non-lifesaving abortions in DC, currently prohibited by federal law Sen. Sam Brownback (R-Kan) fights to maintain the prohibition. When he asks why Congress should pursue a policy that will make abortions even more common in D.C. than they are already Dick
Here’s the exchange, as reported by David Freddoso in the Washington Examiner, starting with a comment by Brownback about his attempt to make Democrats live up to former President Bill Clinton’s abortion mantra of “safe, legal and rare:”
Durbin: In terms of safe, legal and rare, to the Senator from Kansas, I will
tell you two things. First, it is a fact that a disproportionately large number
of African Americans seek abortion in America, not just in the District of
Columbia, but all across the nation.
Brownback: 41 percent?
Durbin: No, but it’s also a fact that a disproportionately large number
of African Americans live in the District of Columbia.
Durbin: I’m telling you, look at the numbers.
Brownback: I’m telling — I’m just asking you, aren’t there enough
Durbin: Look at the numbers, and you will find this to
Brownback: This — this is not high enough?
Apparently not, Brownback's amendment to preserve the ban on taxpayer-funded abortions in D.C. failed, 13-15.
When are black folks going to realize that the Demon'crat party is hustling them? So sad.....on so many levels.