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Va. Proposal Mandating Ultrasound Before Abortion Debated

Clip: 02/23/2012 | 12m 11s

Amid rising criticism, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell changed his stance on a bill that would require women to have a transvaginal ultrasound before an abortion, noting that an abdominal ultrasound would be more appropriate. Judy Woodruff and guests discuss Virginia's proposed law and nationwide efforts to curb access to abortions.

Aired: 02/23/12

Rating: NR

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