What does the public think about appointing Barack Obama to the Supreme Court?

By Dave Andrusko    A couple of weeks ago we posted about Hillary Clinton’s response to an inquiry whether (given that the next president could easily have several nominations to the Supreme Court) she’d consider President Obama. According to Tony

The Push to Violate Religious Objections against participating in Assisted Suicide

David Grube, a national medical director for Compassion and Choices

By WESLEY J. SMITH When seeking to convince a wary public to legalize assisted suicide, euthanasia pushers ooze with promises and assurances that it will only be a last resort–never actually a legal requirement–and that doctors and religious facilities can

Congressional-Executive Commission on China Holds Hearing Addresses Gendercide in China

Julie Ford Brenning, the Director of Research & China Outreach for the organization, Give Her Life

Editor’s note. This analysis/summary was provided by the office of Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ). WASHINGTON, DC – The problem of “gendercide”—the deliberate extermination of a girl child simply because she happens to be a girl—was the topic of a hearing

Will “Ultrasound” be aired on Super Bowl Sunday?


By Dave Andrusko   Remember how we posted about a life-affirming  Doritos ad that could  air on Super Bowl Sunday. What I didn’t realize, but should have, is that we won’t know if “Ultrasound” is the winner until three days

Critical Abortion Vote in Northern Ireland Next Week


Editor’s note. This update was provided by the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues.   In an unexpected move, Northern Ireland’s Legislative Assembly will vote next week on legislation to legalize abortion.   Two amendments introduced to pending legislation would change

Gallup says there are now more Red States than Blue States


By Dave Andrusko   How’s this for a corker of a lead? When Barack Obama was elected president in 2008, 35 states were solidly Democratic or leaning that way, according to Gallup’s analysis of party affiliation out Wednesday. What a

Clinton speaks briefly, and ominously, about physician-assisted suicide


By Dave Andrusko   A very brief last post of the day. Most of our NRL News Today readers know of and probably watch CSPAN. I don’t know how many know you can listen to C-SPAN as well. The last

When do we get our euthanasia app?

BY PETER STOCKLAND Euthanasia? Assisted suicide? There’s an app for that. Or there soon might be in Canada, the executive director of the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) told a joint Senate-Commons committee this week. The committee is studying legislative

Texas Right to Life files amicus brief in support of House Bill 2


By Texas Right to Life Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from a post that ran at www.texasrighttolife.com/a/1995/Texas-Right-to-Life-files-amicus-brief-in-support-of-House-Bill-2#.VrOiatIrJko. Texas Right to Life is NRLC’s state affiliate. Washington, D.C.– Texas Right to Life and Texas Eagle Forum have filed an amicus

Rubio: “I’m not running to beat up on other Republicans” but to unify the party

Sen. Marco Rubio

By Dave Andrusko We all know, to quote the immortal “Mr. Dooley” that “politics ain’t bean-bag.” It is, especially at the presidential level, a full-contact sport. And, unlike, say, professional football, there is no penalty for spearing when someone impales

House fails to override Obama veto, setting the stage for fall elections


By Dave Andrusko Repeat after me: elections have consequences. In spite of a valiant effort by the pro-life Republican congressional leadership, we were unable to override pro-abortion President Barack Obama’s veto of HR 3762. Currently while we do not have

Initial testimony in Missouri on bill to protect unborn children from dismemberment abortions


By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday Missouri became the latest state to debate banning a particularly hideous abortion technique when a House committee heard testimony about the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act (HB 1714). Included was testimony from Missouri

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