04 Jun '11, 3am

Most of America Wants to End The Abortion Debate

Most of America Wants to End The Abortion Debate

Are you tired of every bill in the House turning into an attempt to deny women access to abortion, or that your state legislature is more interested in tightening abortion restrictions than improving the economy or educational prospects of your state? If you said yes, you aren't alone. Nearly 80 percent of those asked in a recent poll said they want the abortion debate to end, and almost half said they strongly want the focus to move to something else. Via Politico : The poll, conducted by Lake Partners, found that Americans feel Congress has focused too much on abortion and not enough on things like preventive care, reproductive health and expanding access to birth control. When presented with the following statement, 79 percent of adults agreed, with 49 percent agreeing strongly: “While the current political debate focuses too much on abortion, there is a much broader di...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/politics/blog/most-of-america...

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