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Arizona Republican Links President Obama, Abortion and Nuclear Terrorism | Care2 Causes

Arizona Republican Links President Obama, Abortion and Nuclear Terrorism | Care2 Causes

Republicans have become so brazen in their attack on reproductive rights they’ve started come right out and admit their bills are not offered in good faith. That’s what Rep. Trent Franks (R, AZ) did during an appearance on Concerned Women for America’s radio program. Franks sponsored a bill to ban abortions based on the race or sex of the fetus. But during the show Franks conceded the motivation wasn’t to stop race or sex-based abortions, but to criminalize abortions overall. Franks is known for his extreme views, including the belief that abortion providers are deliberately trying to abort black children in order to exterminate African Americans and has even argued that black women were better off under slavery than now. Right Wing Watch has the audio here. The people on the pro-abortion side say, ‘Trent you have a much bigger issue and a much bigger agenda here than just...

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