"It's an amazing convergence of events," said Charmaine Yoest, CEO of the anti-abortion group Americans United for Life. "We haven't seen a moment like this for 40 years."
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"Differences of opinion are natural in a diverse society — and the American system of vigorous debate channeled through our duly elected representatives is the appropriate place for such engagement," Ms. Yoest said in a Wednesday statement.
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