She is a moderate conservative. She is a Christian. She is pro-life.
She is one of 15 women in the Mississippi House, which has 122 members.
And she is the only Republican lawmaker in the House and Senate who voted against the controversial “heartbeat” abortion bill.
Rep. Missy McGee, R-Hattiesburg, is getting support from her constituents for her decision, including from a pro-life family who struggled with fertility.
McGee is one of 36 lawmakers in the House Wednesday to vote against the bill, which would ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected.
Eighty-one voted for the ban, which could mean an abortion would be outlawed as early as six weeks into a pregnancy.
She’s a pro-life Christian from Miss. — and the only Republican to vote ‘no’ on abortion bill:
Jackson Clarion Ledger