House revises abortion bill after rape comment controversy

  • by: JIM ABRAMS , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 14, 2013 - 5:12 PM

WASHINGTON — House Republicans have modified a tough anti-abortion bill to include exceptions for rape and incest after the GOP sponsor of the legislation raised a firestorm by declaring that very few rapes result in pregnancies.

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