A conservative state lawmaker has successfully tacked an anti-abortion message onto a resolution in the Alaska House aimed at raising awareness about sexual assault and child abuse.
The amendment from Republican Rep. David Eastman of Wasilla refers to abortion as “the ultimate form of child abuse” . . .
The amendment was approved by a divided House Rules Committee. The vote on Monday followed an about-face by Anchorage Republican Rep. Gabrielle LeDoux, the committee chairwoman who last week refused to hear amendments. (Read more from “Alaska Lawmakers Consider Calling Abortion ‘Ultimate Child Abuse'” HERE)