Prenatal care for illegal immigrants divides Nebraska lawmakers

June 2012
Medical Ethics Advisor;Jun2012, Vol. 28 Issue 6, preceding p62
The article focuses on the issue being put forward by Nebraska lawmakers for providing health care to illegal immigrants especially pregnant women. It mentions that Republican Governor Dave Heineman and other lawmakers are opposed to this issue at the benefit of taxpayer's money. It also mentions the arguments given by supporters as it reduces the infant death rate, will also save money on emergency births and treatment of complications in children will be limited.


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