Sunday, March 6, 2011

Anti-abortion plans pose dilemma for GOP

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor of Va. speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill Feb. 28 as Congress resumes work on a spending plan to avoid a government shutdown. The new Republican majority has done plenty of fighting for what they promised, but getting their wish list through the entire Congress is a tougher task. Restrict abortion or cut spending? The Republicans' "Pledge for America" says the new majority will do both. But negotiations over the federal budget threaten to force the GOP, including its 87 House freshmen, to choose between them.

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