A top anti-abortion group warned Congress Thursday to not pass insurer payments to stabilize Obamacare unless they include anti-abortion protections.
The Susan B. Anthony List said it would oppose any spending bill that includes Obamacare insurer payments not protected by the Hyde Amendment. The amendment is a spending rider that prevents any federal funding from going toward abortions.
“The pro-life Republican Congress promised voters it would repeal and replace pro-abortion Obamacare, not prop it up,” SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser said. “Preventing taxpayer funding of abortion should be a bare minimum requirement for any new Obamacare spending advanced by a Republican Congress…”