in say their GOP colleagues are trying to capitalize on a lawmaker’s breast cancer diagnosis to push through an extreme bill.
State Reps. Sydney Batch, Ashton Clemmons and Darren Jackson told HuffPost that some of their colleagues across the aisle are trying to force through the “” by repeatedly delaying a veto vote override in the state House. The controversial anti-abortion measure, which Gov. (D) last month, threatens prison time for medical professionals who do not provide necessary medical care to an infant born alive during a late-term abortion ― a vanishingly rare event.
State House Speaker Tim Moore (R) has rescheduled the veto vote override at least 10 times since the beginning of May, according to Batch and Clemmons. They say