Bipartisan Bill Aims To Save Mothers’ Lives – The Ring Of Fire Network
Bipartisan Bill Aims to Save Mothers’ Lives – The Ring of Fire Network
Last week, House GOP members were hiding away their Affordable Care Act replacement bill and crafting new laws that stripped away women’s coverage. However, a bipartisan bill aimed at reducing maternal deaths was introduced, showing that at least some lawmakers may actually care about women’s health.
Four members of the House introduced the Preventing Maternal Death Act, which would establish, at the state level, boards tasked with studying the causes of pregnancy-related deaths and finding ways to save the lives of mothers and their babies.
In recent years, the United States has shown a troubling trend – the maternal …