Category Archives: Abortion Funding

Amendment 1 Stops Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Editor’s note. The following is a letter to the editor written by Wanda Franz. Ph.D., president of West Virginians for Life. In a recent Letter to the Editor, a contributor wrote that we should vote no on

South Carolina Citizens for Life Commends Gov. McMaster for Continuing to Defund Abortion in SC

By Holly Gatling, Executive Director, South Carolina Citizens for Life (COLUMBIA, S.C. Friday, July 13) — South Carolina Citizens for Life, the oldest and largest single-issue pro-life organization in South Carolina, today commended Gov. Henry McMaster for

National Right to Life Applauds Trump Administration Announcement to Restore Pro-life Protections to the Title X Program

WASHINGTON – Today, the Trump Administration announced that it intends to issue new pro-life regulations surrounding the Title X program to ensure that federal family planning funding does not directly or indirectly promote abortion. Congress created Title

153 Members Call for New Title X Regulations

Take Abortion Out of Family Planning Programs Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Chris Smith (R-NJ-04), Diane Black (R-TN-06), Ron Estes (R-KS-04), and Vicky Hartzler (R-MO-04) joined 149 of their colleagues in sending a letter to Department of Health

Abortions funded by taxpayers continue to climb in Minnesota

Planned Parenthood grows its record share of state-funded abortion ST. PAUL — The number of abortions funded by Minnesota taxpayers hit another all-time high in 2016, according to new data released by the Minnesota Department of Human Services.

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Signs AB 128 Into Law

Rolls back taxpayer funding for abortion under state employees’ health plans Earlier today Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed AB 128 into law, ensuring that no taxpayer dollars pay for elective abortions under state employees’ health plans. “Wisconsin

GAO audit reveals that $1.5 billion went to three giant abortion providers, including Planned Parenthood and International Planned Parenthood

By Dave Andrusko A Government Accountability Office (GAO) study, requested by more than 120 Members of the House and Senate and released today, found that over a three-year period more than $1.5 billion in tax dollars went

GAO Discovers $1.5 Billion dollars went to Abortion Providers

Government Accountability Office finds that more than $1.5 billion in tax dollars went to abortion providers between 2013 and 2015. Abortion is not family planning.  Abortion is family destruction and the fact that $1.5 billion in taxpayer

MN taxpayers have funded 80,000 abortions since 1995 Doe v. Gomez decision

ST. PAUL — More than 80,000 unborn children have been killed using taxpayer funds since a Minnesota Supreme Court ruling 22 years ago today. The Doe v. Gomez decision required taxpayer funding of elective abortion in Minnesota.

Helping Women Doesn’t Mean Advocating Abortion. Quite the Opposite, In Fact.

By Hannah Ellis This November, member nations of the “Group of 7” (G-7) met in Italy to discuss current global health issues and challenges. To the outrage of abortion activists, the G-7 members landed on language that

Appeals court denies Planned Parenthood request to rehear defunding decision

By Dave Andrusko On Monday the full 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied a request to reconsider a three-judge panel’s decision that upheld Arkansas’s determination to discontinue Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood. The lawsuit brought by

Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s record on tax-funded abortions

Pro-abortion Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mi.)

By Right to Life of Michigan In polls majorities of Americans consistently object to being forced to pay for abortions with their tax dollars. Besides many votes in favor of tax-funding of Planned Parenthood, the nation’s number