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County Still Not Funding Abortion


Despite the overwhelming support of an employee advisory committee, Deschutes County Commissioners deny expanding health plan to fund abortions

Deschutes County Commissioners Tony DeBone and Patti Adair removed a proposed health benefit that would’ve changed the county’s health plan to cover abortion services at the board’s regular meeting on Oct. 19. It was one of seven changes proposed by Deschutes County’s Employee Benefit Advisory Committee, which approved the proposals with a 14-1 vote…

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