Found in the Jewish Daily Forward
Jewish Groups Fight Abortion Restrictions in Health Care Bill
By Eric Fingerhut (JTA)Published November 30, 2009.
Washington — Several Jewish groups are fighting a controversial measure in health reform legislation that would have the effect of eliminating insurance coverage for abortion for millions of women.
At issue is the Stupak Amendment, a measure included at the last minute in the health care bill passed Nov. 7 by the U.S. House of Representatives.