Yet we appear to have lost our confidence that efforts to compromise questions like reproductive rights can ever result in even partial agreement. At that point, the only acceptable settlement is divorce.
Government grants funds when a majority favors it. The same government can remove those funds when the original majority disappears. Republicans currently hold a majority in the nation’s legislature. If Hillary Clinton declares she is sick of Republican efforts to reduce federal funds for abortions, she may as well say she is fed up with democracy.