Democrats Clear Reproductive Health Bill, Cutting Deal with Providence

The Catholic health insurer won an agreement that allows it to stand as the only participant in the insurance market that does not pay for abortions, as the state sets up a process to set up a work-around for these procedures.

The Committee on Ways & Means has cleared the women’s comprehensive health bill on a party-line vote, setting up an emotional floor debate at the end of the session.

Source: Democrats Clear Reproductive Health Bill, Cutting Deal with Providence | The Lund Report