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Posted: Tuesday, March 26, 2013 1:03 pm | Updated: 4:01 pm, Thu May 30, 2013.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Gov. Bob McDonnell wants to prohibit abortion coverage through insurance plans purchased through the federally run health care exchange that will serve Virginia.

The Republican governor added the amendment to health reform legislation that passed the General Assembly earlier this year, outraging abortion rights advocates.

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