Jun 25 2008
Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) — Abortion advocates are defending votes Barack Obama cast in the Illinois Senate against a bill that would require medical facilities to provide appropriate medical care to babies who survive botched abortions. One pro-life blogger says the arguments make it less likely Obama will be elected president.
In a recent editorial at the pro-abortion blog RH Reality Check, activist Dana Goldstein writes about a “conservative smear campaign” highlighting Obama’s radical pro-abortion position.
Goldstein says the “anti-Obama strategy” is based on Obama’s votes against the Illinois Born Alive Infant Protection Act.
That’s the measure that helps babies who are victims of botched abortions or left to die without any medical treatment following intentional premature births, otherwise known as induced-birth or live-birth abortions. Read on