This past Friday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker signed into law a measure that effectively shuts down two of the state’s four abortion clinics and requires women to undergo an ultrasound before they get an abortion.
HERE‘s Steve Benen’s take on the matter:
Walker will now require women undergo a medically unnecessary procedure before exercising their constitutional rights. What if a woman doesn’t want the ultrasound? Too bad; her governor is imposing one on her anyway. What if her physician says there’s no need for an ultrasound? It doesn’t matter; Republican politicians in Wisconsin have decided to put themselves between ...