07 Oct '11, 3pm

Another anti-choice bill, this time from Rep. Bachmann. via @Care2

Another anti-choice bill, this time from Rep. Bachmann. via @Care2

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is getting left in the dust when it comes to her presidential run. Numerous GOP candidates have pulled far ahead of her, and he money is rapidly dwindling. To shore up some final support, she’s reaching to the most loyal of her base — the conservative Christians. To keep them happy, Bachmann has now proposed the “Heartbeat Informed Consent Act,” a congressional bill that would make it federally mandatory that a woman who wants to terminate a pregnancy would have to undergo an ultrasound, and that the technician or doctor would have to “make the unborn child’s heartbeat visible through ultrasound, describe the cardiac activity, and make the baby’s heartbeat audible, if the child is old enough for it to be detectable.” There’s only one small problem with the legislation as proposed: It’s totally unconstitutional. Texas Governor Rick P...

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