H.R. 212, the “Sanctity of Life Act,” sponsored by Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA) and co-sponsored by 64 other Republicans in the House of Representatives, including Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI). ---> IS AGAINST ABORTION EVEN FOR ECTOPIC PREGNANCY - The National Institutes of Health report ectopic pregnancies in a range of 1 in every 40 to 100 pregnancies. It is a life-threatening condition to the mother. The fetus cannot survive, and the mother can bleed to death.