Florida Senate Approves Bill to Ban Abortions After 15 Weeks

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    The Facts

    • On Thursday, Florida's Senate approved the bill to lower the legal time limit of abortions from 24 weeks to 15.

    • The Senate passed the bill in a 23-15 vote and it now moves to Gov. Ron DeSantis for his expected signature.

    The Spin

    Left narrative

    Not only is this an infringement on women's rights to make their own personal medical decisions, but it also marginalizes underprivileged groups that don't have the economic means to access abortions elsewhere.

    Right narrative

    It's the state's responsibility to advocate for the rights of unborn babies. This humane legislation is a step in the right direction and will potentially save thousands of lives.

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