“Heartbeat” bill brings out heart-wrenching testimony


On March 20, the Iowa House of Representatives hosted a public hearing on banning abortions after a baby’s heartbeat can be detected in the womb.

The FAMiLY LEADER and the Coalition of Pro-Life Leaders assembled a roster of nationally recognized, expert witnesses from around the country to rise to the challenge of defending life.

Watch below a recap and excerpts from the testimony, both pro and con:

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SF359, the bill that includes both a ban on the sale of fetal body parts and a ban on abortions after the baby’s heartbeat can be detected, must next be brought to the floor of the Iowa House before it can become law.