Funding for Pro-Life Programs Moving Forward

As this legislative week comes to a close, the proposed state budget for fiscal year 2016 is receiving its final touches from the Senate Appropriations Committee. Next week, the budget bills may be ready to move to the Senate floor for consideration. Normally, the Senate chamber defers to the budget recommendations made by the appropriations committee. That’s good news for pro-life programs. The committee has approved $2.15 million for the Alternatives to Abortion (ATA) program and $13.6 million for the Show-Me Healthy Babies program. Stay tuned for more …

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