Support for FOCA slipping

Thomas, Cal
August 1993
Human Events;8/7/93, Vol. 53 Issue 32, p14
Looks on at the waning support for the Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA). Withdrawal by Senator Carol Moseley-Braun as a sponsor of FOCA; Abortion as solution to the `race problem'; Eugenics problem.


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