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Jack Sisson's Life Ethics Blog
We must find new ways through many ethical issues, especially regarding bioethics, medical ethics, and criminal justice. Jack Sisson's 'Life Ethics' blog focuses on numerous areas of concern, including the philosophical and ethical dilemmas surrounding stem-cell research, abortion, medical research, and health care.
Saturday, April 01, 2006
What's a Good Republican to Do?
Well it looks like the stem-cell research bill may reach a final vote in Congress. That it's happening in an election year has some Republicans in a pickle. The latest polls show that while a clear majority(60%) of Americans favor embryonic stem-cell research, Republicans are split down the middle at 47% for and against.
To win a primary, it might help your Republican senator to oppose the research, but, to win the general election, support for the measure would be in order. Too bad that the vote will probably hit the floor by early summer, a real stroke of bad luck. That means those seeking re-election will have to gamble on alienating their base while courting the big numbers. Damned inconsiderate that they will actually have to take a stand.
Roe v. Wade
Stem Cell Fight!
Bush the hypocrite
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