Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) issued the following remarks on Friday on the Equality Act, H.R. 5: Madam Speaker-H.R. 5 puts the Hyde Amendment and other federal and state laws that bar taxpayer funding for abortion at serious risk. H.R. 5 also weakens conscience protections for health care providers opposed to being coerced into participating in the killing of unborn babies.
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