200 Republicans pledge support for Hyde Amendment banning federal funds for abortions

Move comes with Biden’s attack on pro-life legislation

WND News ServicesBy WND News Services
Published January 26, 2021 at 11:24am

By Mary Margaret Olohan
Daily Caller News Foundation

Republican Indiana Rep. Jim Banks is leading 200 of his Republican colleagues in pledging support for the Hyde Amendment as President Joe Biden continues to take aim at pro-life legislation, according to the congressman’s office.

The Republican congressmen sent a letter Tuesday to congressional leaders pledging to oppose any legislation eliminating or weakening the Hyde Amendment, which bans the use of federal funds for abortions. Biden has repeatedly promised to repeal the amendment should he become president of the United States.

READ MORE HERE: 200 Republicans pledge support for Hyde Amendment banning federal funds for abortions (wnd.com)

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