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Wisconsin Transportation Officials Approve Anti-Abortion License Plates


Wisconsin Transportation Officials Approve Anti-Abortion License Plates
Wisconsin Public Radio News

People in Wisconsin will be able to buy anti-abortion license plates within a year. A nonprofit organization has been pushing for them for more than a decade. Earlier this year, lawmakers passed Act 227, allowing any group to apply for special plates with the state Department of Motor Vehicles.The proposed design for the anti-abortion license plates recently approved by the state Department of Motor Vehicles.  Photo courtesy of Choose Life WisconsinThe plate was approved Nov. 30 after a 30-day public review ended Nov. 13. The DMV received 26 objections to the plate, but the state Legislatures transportation committees didn't notify the DMV about any need for further review, signaling the plate's approval, according to The Associated Press.Prior to the plate's approval, groups had to work with lawmakers on a bill to approve the license plates.

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