The Missouri House Budget Committee has approved the various state budget bills and these bills now await debate by the House chamber. House Bill 5 includes $2 million for the Alternatives to Abortion (ATA) program, while HB 11 offers over $13 million in federal and state monies for the Show-Me Healthy Babies Program. Both programs ensure better access to good prenatal care for expectant mothers. ATA works with local pregnancy resource centers that offer a variety of services to women facing crisis pregnancies. Stay tuned for more.