Just spent an hour or so reviewing the legislative proposals/bills for the past year submitted by our esteemed elected politicians here in Arkansas. The state senator from my area is a real PITA. She managed to spearhead changing the abortion law to 4 months max after which it is a crime unless incest or rape is involved. Not happy with that she then submitted a bill to limit and severely control the application of morning after type chemical substances. Fortunately it failed. Having a dislike for body modification(s) she attempted to place onerous restrictions on tattoo/piercing shops. It also failed. This lady is a staunch conservative and I thought she would be for less government interference, not more. They also passed an 'ag-gag' law that makes it illegal for anyone to hire on at a meat processing facility or animal farm under false pretense. No photography or audio recordings are allowed at these sites. So much for transparency. What is the industry trying to hide anyway?

Views: 29

Tags: Arkansas, politics

Comment

You need to be a member of Think Atheist to add comments!

Join Think Atheist

Blog Posts

The tale of the twelve officers

Posted by Davis Goodman on August 27, 2014 at 3:04am 4 Comments

Birthday Present

Posted by Caila Rowe on August 26, 2014 at 1:29am 6 Comments

Services we love!

We are in love with our Amazon

Book Store!

Gadget Nerd? Check out Giz Gad!

Advertise with ThinkAtheist.com

In need a of a professional web site? Check out the good folks at Clear Space Media

© 2014   Created by umar.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service