Category Archives: Politics

What do Senators Manchin, Casey, and Donnelly have in common?

A need to deceive pro-life voters to win in 2018 By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director In the face of dismal voting records, Democratic Senators Joe Manchin (W.Va.), Joe Donnelly (Ind.) and Bob Casey,

Did pro-abortionists Democrats learn from 2016 or are they inflating last Tuesday’s results?

Hillary Clinton paused while speaking during a rally at the Grand Valley State University Fieldhouse in Allendale, Michigan, on Nov. 7, 2016. (Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images)

By Dave Andrusko Here’s our last NRL News Today post of the week. “One year later, Democrats try to use painful lessons of 2016 to guide future campaigns” stands in stark contrast to all the gleeful stories

What do the Virginia election results really tell us and what is pro-abortion spin?

By Dave Andrusko Last week Maria Gallagher prophetically quoted political analyst Larry J. Sabato who once said, “Every election is determined by the people who show up.” The point is both very simple and very profound: it’s

Majority of Candidates Recommended by Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation PAC Sweep to Victory

Justice Sallie Mundy

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Most of the candidates recommended by the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation PAC won their races on November 7th. The preliminary election results would indicate that female judicial candidates who believe

New awful polling number adds to woes of pro-abortion Democrats

Pro-life Ed Gillespie (left) and pro-abortion Ralph Northam

By Dave Andrusko It’s like an avalanche–all the stories about how much winning Virginia’s gubernatorial race means to Democrats, knee-deep in a fratricidal intra-party fight. They had convinced themselves all the stars were in alignment such that

Pro-abortion Democrats in a panic the day before the Virginia gubernatorial election

Pro-life Ed Gillespie (left) and pro-abortion Ralph Northam

By Dave Andrusko The author is unknown: “The worst feeling in the world is trying to hold back a panic attack in public.” If you are a Democrat in Virginia–or, for that matter, all the Democrats nationwide

The critical importance of voting November 7

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Political analyst Larry J. Sabato has been quoted as saying, “Every election is determined by the people who show up.” The point is both very simple and very profound:

Tomorrow’s election in Virginia a classic pro-life/pro-abortion contest

Pro-life Ed Gillespie at March for Life

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life Apparently, Virginia gubernatorial candidate, pro-abortion Ralph Northam, thinks pro-life people are easily duped. He expects us to believe that because he is a pediatrician, he would never

Pro-abortion Gov. McAuliffe is a model for what Virginians can expect if pro-abortion Ralph Northam is the next governor

Pro-abortion Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe (left) and his pro-abortion Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam who is running against pro-life Ed Gillespie to succeed McAuliffe

By Dave Andrusko Next Tuesday our adopted home state of Virginia will elect a new governor. If I needed to be reminded, outgoing pro-abortion Gov. Terry McAuliffe sent out a fundraiser today for his pro-abortion Lt. Gov.

Historic upsets? Maybe the greatest took place in 2016

By Dave Andrusko This post was in the story queue yesterday but time got away from me. I apologize, Each day I check various “This Day in History” sites. Here’s what I read on one site about

National Right to Life endorses Judge Roy Moore in Alabama senate special election

udge Roy Moore, NRLC-endorsed candidate for U.S. Senate from Alabama, with NRLC Co-Executive Director Darla St. Martin.

WASHINGTON – National Right to Life today endorsed pro-life Judge Roy Moore (R) in the Alabama special election to serve out the term of Jeff Sessions, who vacated the post in February to become U.S. Attorney General.

Northam’s lead down to 5 points in Va. Governor’s race, desperate Democrats run vicious ad since pulled down

Pro-life Ed Gillespie (left) and pro-abortion Ralph Northam

By Dave Andrusko When I first saw the ad (since pulled), my initial response was to be stunned. However my second response to this gutter-level ad proved to be spot on: a subsequent story by the Washington