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Planned Parenthood bill blocked: For GOP, abortion as national issue is tricky (+video)

Abortion as a GOP issue has often backfired in a country that is consistently split on the issue. On Monday, Democrats prevented a bill that would have defunded Planned Parenthood from moving forward.

 
 
 
 
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August 4, 2015

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Children react as personnel from the Greater Amman Municipality spray them with a water sprinkler to cool them down, a measure to ease the effect of a heatwave, in Amman, Jordan, Monday.

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