Michigan right to life

6:41 am
Mon June 16, 2014

State Lawmakers Propose Contrasting Bills Related to Abortion

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Bill requiring separate health insurance rider for abortion was approved after petition drive lead by Right to Life of Michigan
State Sen. Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing, and state Rep. Sarah Roberts, D-St. Clair Shores, will hold a press conference at 10:30 a.m. Monday to discuss a bill they've introduced which would repeal a bill passed last year that would require women to buy a separate rider on their health insurance coverage if they wanted abortion covered.
6:10 am
Fri May 17, 2013

Right to Life of Michigan backs petition drive to limit insurance coverage for abortion

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Issue could come before voters in November, 2014
LANSING, MI - Right to Life of Michigan is backing a new effort aimed at prohibiting health insurance policies from covering elective abortion unless additional coverage is bought through an optional rider. It's an issue related to the upcoming federal health insurance exchange and a veto late last year from Gov.