Posted by Ryan Morgan on June 18, 2013 at 9:57 AM
A Texas Congressman has an *ahem* interesting reason for wanting to ban abortions at 20 weeks:
That's right. Fetuses--male fetuses--are masturbating by 15, 16 weeks, thus justifying earlier abortion restrictions. Or so says Rep. Burgess.
to read more about Rep. Michael Burgess's case for abortion bans in Texas and DEFINITELY click here
to read about what happens to women who are denied abortions.
Bottom line: prevention (like better sex ed and access to reproductive health services) will reduce the number of women seeking abortions. Let lawmakers know we need quality sex ed reform in our state.