History of abortion in America

Published On: Mar 27 2013 11:13:21 AM CDT   Updated On: Jan 23 2015 09:26:33 AM CST

The House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday banning all taxpayer money for abortions. Take a look at the history of this hot-button issue in America.

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2003: A federal ban on abortion procedures is passed by Congress and signed into law by President George W. Bush. The National Abortion Federation immediately challenges the law in court and is successful in blocking enforcement of the law for its members.

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