Ellmers Signals Support of Revised Abortion Ban Bill

The revised bill would no longer require rape victims to report the crime to police if they wish to terminate a pregnancy resulting from it.

U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) is greeted by an immigration reform activist in front of the U.S. Capitol October 23, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

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The U.S. House Republican who led a internal party rebellion in January against a late-term abortion-ban bill says she now is "comfortable" with changes in a proposed update because it no longer represents a "re-victimizing" of rape and incest victims.

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