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Persuasive Essay On Taking A Life

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Making a Life to Take a Life Imagine never having any say in anything that has ever happened to you. Now imagine if someone had taken away your right to life just because they don 't want a baby or they aren’t financially stable enough. In the US alone, there are around 3,322 abortion per day, that evens out to about 1.12 million a year. Forty-six percent of abortions are because the mother simply can’t afford the child and she was only using one contraception. The CDC reported in 2012 that 17.7 percent of abortions were at 7 weeks (Jones 1) , at seven weeks a baby has a heart beat, its own set of fingerprints, and its bones are beginning to develop. In the United States abortion is legal in all states although it is illegal to receive an abortion after the baby is visible, which means the baby is twenty-four weeks or more and could live outside the womb, even though a baby is considered full term at…show more content…
Obamacare, officially known as the Affordable Care Act was signed into law in October of 2010. The law is intended to provide quality, better availability, and more affordable private and public health insurance to over 44 million uninsured Americans,which is great sure, but what many don’t know is Obamacare covers planned parenthood facilities. Seventeen states use public funds to pay for abortions that women can 't afford. Roughy fourteen percent of all abortions are paid for through public funds. Planned Parenthood receives 500 million dollars from the government every year, that’s right 500 million of our tax dollars are being used to help fund abortions. The Hyde Amendment states that federal funds are barred from being used to fund abortion unless in cases of rape, incest, or the mother 's life is in danger. But yet women who can’t afford an abortion are on either Medicaid or Obamacare which both cover
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