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Abortion Insurance Law Takes Effect In Michigan

The new law requires residents or businesses wanting health insurance coverage for abortions to buy extra coverage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder signs the Fiscal Year 2011-12 budget into law as lawmakers look on.  Pictured left to right: state Sens. Darwin Booher, Tonya Schuitmaker, Bruce Caswell, John Pappageorge, Senate Appropriations Chair Roger Kahn and Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville. (credit: Governor's Office)

Top Mich. Laws Of 2013 Led By Medicaid Expansion

Gov. Rick Snyder and legislators enacted more than 200 new laws in 2013. Here’s the top 10.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2013

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Opponents To Target Mich. Abortion Law In 2014

The vast majority of people in this state don’t want this ugly policy. A lot of them are extremely offended by it.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

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Few Abortions Covered With Insurance In Michigan

If lawmakers vote to restrict insurance coverage of abortions in Michigan, it would affect a small number of abortions because the vast majority already are paid for out of pocket.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2013

Senate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer (D-East Lansing). (Credit/Whitmer)

Senators Launch Online Petition: Legislature Should Not Pass Rape Insurance Proposal Into Law

There is no exception in cases of rape or to save the mother’s life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2013

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“Abortion Rider” Now In The Hands Of Michigan’s Republican-led Legislature

“There are no exemptions for rape, incest or the health of the woman,” said Meghan Groen of Planned Parenthood Advocates of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2013

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Abortion Insurance? Right To Life May Have Enough Signatures To Force A Michigan Vote

“We obtained more signatures than we needed and we did it two months early,” said Genevieve Marnon, public affairs associate for Right To Life of Michigan.

CBS Detroit–11/26/2013