State Rep. Sara Feigenholtz reacts to Rauner’s threat to veto the HB40 bill: “I thought he was a pro-choice governor”

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PHOTO: Rep. Sara Feigenholtz along with Rick Pearson inside the Allstate showcase studio. (WGN Radio)

Rick speaks to Democratic State Rep. Sara Feigenholtz of Chicago.  Feigenhotlz sponsors the bill to end a trigger mechanism that supporters contend would make abortion illegal in Illinois if Roe v. Wade is overturned. It also would expand abortion coverage to Medicaid recipients and through state employee insurance. Gov. Rauner had backed such legislation as a candidate but now says that he opposes it.

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