House Passes Stem Cell Bill Despite Veto Threat

On a vote of 247 to 176, the House overwhelmingly passed the bill, with Republicans and Democrats forging a coalition to authorize federal support for research using stem cells derived from spare embryos that fertility clinics would otherwise discard. The Senate approved the legislation in April.

Published in: on June 7, 2007 at 11:24 pm  Leave a Comment  

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