Missouri House passes bill to ban abortions at 8 weeks of pregnancy
Dueling abortion protestors at the March for Life in Washington, D.C. Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
What's next: The bill, which does not include exceptions for rape and incest, will head to the desk of Republican Gov. Mike Parson, who is expected to sign it into law. Missouri would then join Alabama, Ohio, and a wave of other GOP-held states to advance a wave of strict anti-abortion laws.