Democrats warn that the GOP will restrict abortion nationwide

“Democrats sounded alarm bells on Sunday about the likelihood of Republicans trying to restrict abortion nationwide, two days after an interview was published in which Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the minority leader, said. that a ban would be ‘possible’ if his party gained control in Washington ”, the New York Times relationships.

On Sunday talk shows and other public statements, Democratic senators said Republicans would not stop and let states decide the matter, but would most likely push for federal restrictions. This made it critical, they said, that the Democratic Party maintain control of the Senate as it seeks to codify abortion rights into federal law. “

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