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Craig Carper

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WCVE Public Radio political contributor.

Articles by Craig Carper

House Adopts McDonnell Amendment Dropping Invasive Ultrasound for Abortion Patients

The House of Delegates Wednesday voted 65-32 to drop a bitterly contested requirement that women seeking abortions undergo an invasive form of ultrasound imaging.  The GOP-ruled House acted minutes after Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell sent down an amendment removing the mandatory procedure from the bill.