Max Hyman (HIGH-man) has more from the State Capitol.
The pro-life senator voiced his anger on the Senate Floor Wednesday during discussion of a bill that would require more information be provided to all Missouri women who want an abortion.
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Republican Senator Rob Mayer of Dexter presented the bill and it faced some opposition along party lines.
Democratic Senator Chris Koster of Cass County called into question whether or not the bill compromised the relationship between parents and a pregnant child.
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The bill would also require more information be presented to potential abortion patients including ultrasounds and alternative options.
Reporting from Jefferson City, I'm Max Hyman. KMOX News.