Abortion activists are trying to save face by accusing President Donald Trump of lying about infanticide
“Your Democrat governor here in Wisconsin, shockingly, stated that he will veto legislation that protects Wisconsin babies born alive,” Trump said Saturday at a rally in the state.
“The baby is born, the mother meets with the doctor. They take care of the baby, they wrap the baby beautifully, and then the doctor and the mother determine whether or not they will execute the baby,” he continued.
Making a chopping motion with his hand, Trump said: “You hear late term, but this is where the baby is actually born. It came out, it’s there, it’s wrapped — and that’s it.”
Over the weekend, Trump slammed the Democratic governor of Wisconsin for rejecting a bill that would protect newborns who survive abortions, the Daily Mail reports. The Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act requires medical workers to provide the same level of medical care to an infant who survives an abortion that they would to any other infant born at that stage. Currently, 19 states do not have laws requiring medical care for babies born alive after botched abortions, according to research by Americans United for Life. A number of states are considering the legislation this spring to require medical care for such infants and to punish doctors who fail to provide it, but abortion activists are fighting back. “Your Democrat governor […]