Show-Me Gov. Jay Nixon Decision Time: Will He Delay Missouri Baby Killing By 72 Hours?
For too long Gov. Jay Nixon has enjoyed sitting on the fence while Republican dominate and Missouri Democrats do their best to keep from being completely wiped out.
Now it's decision time . . .
VICE PREZ HOPEFUL GOV. JAY WILL EITHER WIN OR LOSE HIS MIDWESTERN CONSERVATIVE CREDENTIALS WITH A VETO OR APPROVAL OF THE 72 HOUR ABORTION DELAY RECENTLY PASSED BY MISSOURI LAWMAKERS!!!
Moreover . . .
THIS IS THE DEFINING MOMENT IN GOV. JAY'S POLITICAL CAREER AND WILL DETERMINE IF HIS POLITICAL CAREER STOPS IN MISSOURI!!!
Here's some background info on the process . . .
STL Public Radio: Missouri House Sends Abortion 72-Hour Waiting Period To Governor
Post-Dispatch: The bill would make Missouri one of only three states with a 72-hour wait between state-required counseling and an abortion
CNN: Abortion rights advocates slammed the bill, describing it as an intrusion on personal lives.
WaPo: Nixon said Tuesday that he would review the extended waiting period and act in a manner consistent with his other actions on abortion legislation.
US Today quotes OUR MIDTOWN KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI HOUSE REP . . . "Democratic Rep. Judy Morgan said women already consult with family, friends and religious leaders before making the decision about whether to have an abortion. She said women do not take the decision lightly.
"Those of us who oppose this bill believe it's designed to demean and shame a woman in an effort to change her mind and places unnecessary hurdles on her decision to end a pregnancy," Morgan said.
This is another blessed situation where the Gov. will lose politically no matter which way he chooses and so he has the opportunity to stand up against the one of the most horrific quasi-medical procedures in all of recorded human history.
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