In a surprising move, Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon vetoed a bill to require basic medical care for newborn babies who survive abortions.
Gordon, a Republican who says he is pro-life, claimed the bill is unnecessary, KPVI News 6 reports.
“Laws already in place protect children from being denied life-saving care simply because they were born as a result of an abortion,” he said in his veto statement.
Senate File 97, sponsored by Sen. Cheri Steinmetz, R-Lingle, requires abortionists to “take medically appropriate and reasonable steps to preserve the life and health of an infant born alive” from an abortion. Abortionists who fail...