Don’t ban abortion coverage from private insurance sold through a health care exchange.
When the General Assembly passed its midpoint a week ago, it looked like last year’s Republican assault on women’s rights had mostly remained in check.
The national jeers this year would be reserved for the Senate’s misguided redistricting maneuver.
Apparently it’s never too late to rekindle the war on women and embarrass the commonwealth. The Virginian-Pilot reported Tuesday that Gov. Bob McDonnell’s staff is working on a legislative amendment to prohibit insurance companies from offering abortion coverage with policies they sell through a federal health care exchange.