Liberals Oppose Health Clause, but Michigan Democrat Cites Support at Home
January 12, 2010
WSJ.com | Douglas Belkin and Janet Adamy
IRONWOOD, Mich. -- Democratic Rep. Bart Stupak's push for restrictions on abortion funding in the health-care overhaul is anathema to many liberal supporters of the bill. But Mr. Stupak sees them as a natural mix of the economic liberalism and social conservatism that defines his home district, Michigan's economically depressed Upper Peninsula.
"You find it wherever you go," said Mr. Stupak, a 57-year-old former state...