held two more votes to attempt to stall or disapprove the Iranian Nuclear Agreement. One vote would have prohibited the agreement until Iran recognizes "Israel's right to exist," a second prohibited the agreement until Iran released Americans currently being held there. The House and Senate have not been able to block the agreement, though some have signaled the intention to take the fight to the courts. In the
, they spent much of the week debating right to life legislation, passing stand-alone legislation to defund Planned Parenthood, as well as the
Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act
. The legislation would require any health care practitioner who is present when a child is born alive following an abortion or attempted abortion to: (1) exercise the same degree of care as reasonably provided to any other child born alive at the same gestational age, and (2) ensure that such child is immediately admitted to a hospital.
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