World / Social Issues Aug 30, 2019

U.S. military kids rule doesn't change birthright citizenship

Immigration officials say new rules on obtaining citizenship for children born overseas to U.S. service members don't affect birthright citizenship. The rules caused confusion among immigration lawyers after a document appeared to show it would affect children of American citizens. Citizenship and Immigration Services officials say ...

Abortion foes limiting wounded U.S. veterans' IVF benefits

World / Science & Health Jul 25, 2019

Abortion foes limiting wounded U.S. veterans' IVF benefits

A federal program to help wounded veterans and their spouses conceive children through in vitro fertilization is being hobbled by anti-abortion forces that oppose how the process can lead to embryos being destroyed. Since 2012, Democrats in Congress have repeatedly championed legislation permanently extending IVF ...