Official Newspaper of Eddy County since 1883

Abortion issue muddier than ever

Most of the state legislatures have terminated their business for the year, leaving the abortion issue unsolved, most likely because it is an unsolvable issue that straddles the secular and spiritual worlds, making it a political, as well as a theological enigma.

Since the protection of life has been a responsibility of society through government action, politicians are bound to get involved....