Sen. Janssen's prenatal-care repeal effort gets hostile reception
Thursday's public hearing in the Nebraska Legislature brought echoes of last year's emotional battles over the prenatal care issue.
Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — A proposal to repeal publicly funded prenatal care for babies of illegal immigrants got a hostile reception Thursday from a legislative committee.
In fact, the only thing that stopped the Health and Human Services Committee from killing the bill outright was its practice of waiting a few days before voting on bills heard in committee.
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Friday, March 22, 2013 12:00 am.