Representative Lisa Subeck Statement on Proposed Abortion Ban
Republicans play politics with women’s health in desperate attempt to distract from harmful budget
MADISON –Representative Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) released the following statement in response to the introduction of a Republican bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
“Republicans are playing politics with women’s health, inserting themselves into decisions that should be made privately between a woman and her doctor, in a desperate attempt to distract attention from their self-imposed disaster of a budget.
We must protect a woman’s freedom to make her own health care decisions without interference from politicians. It is unconscionable that Republicans would take medical options away from the most vulnerable women and families.
Introducing a blatantly unconstitutional abortion ban is yet another attempt by Republican legislators to advance the most extreme agenda to help Scott Walker cement votes from the far right in a presidential primary and to provide a convenient distraction from a harmful proposed Republican budget.”
Press Releases by Lisa Subeck
Representative Lisa Subeck’s Statement on Republican Proposal to Limit Public Employee Access to Women’s Health CareFeb 6th, 2017 by Lisa Subeck
"...Republicans are introducing politically motivated legislation that interferes with a women’s ability to access reproductive healthcare."
Representative Lisa Subeck’s Statement on Governor Walker’s Proposed Earned Income Tax Credit ChangesFeb 1st, 2017 by Lisa Subeck
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