Democratic governor approves prolife license plate

It is possible for a Democrat to do the right thing.

DNC chair infuriates abortion backers


Gov. Tim Kaine appears with President Barack Obama

Kaine infuriates abortion-rights groups by signing legislation that gives abortion foes an important symbolic win.
Photo: AP

Tim Kaine, the Virginia governor and President Barack Obama’s hand-picked choice as the head of the Democratic National Committee, infuriated abortion-rights groups Monday by signing legislation that gives abortion foes a long-sought victory.

Kaine brushed off intense lobbying by abortion rights supporters in Richmond to sign a bill that allows Virginia motorists to advertise their anti-abortion views by sporting “Choose Life” specialty license plates.

The revenue from the specialty plates would go to crisis-pregnancy centers, which many abortion-rights backers believe proslyetize against abortion and encourage women to keep unwanted children.

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