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Action Alert from Missouri Right to Life

Calls and e-mails are needed to your Missouri State Senators in these last weeks of the 2017 session to “Pass Pro-Life Legislation.” Session ends on Friday, May 12 at 6:00 p.m. We thank our legislators for directing some state monies

Missouri House approves bill with three pro-life provisions

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley

By Dave Andrusko A brief update on developments in Missouri we mentioned late last week. As we noted at the time, Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is aggressively appealing a decision by U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs to block two

Urgent Call to Action! Three Weeks until the End of the 2017 Missouri Legislative Session

Calls and e-mails are needed to your Missouri State Senators in these last 3 weeks of the 2017 session to “Pass Pro-Life Legislation.” Session ends on Friday, May 12 at 6:00 p.m. We thank our Legislators for directing some state

Pro-abortionists looking for a silver lining in the cloud of state pro-life legislation

By Dave Andrusko When the tide is against you–in this case the “you” being the Abortion Industry and its media apologists–you look for any port in a storm. So when Mother Jones magazine writes about “The State of Reproductive Health

Two Pro-Life Priorities Adopted in Texas House Version of Budget

Pro-life Texas Gov. Gregg Abbott

By John Seago Early Friday morning, the House of the Representatives in the Texas Legislature preliminarily adopted a C.S.S.B. 1, after 15 hours of debate. The adopted House two-year budget bill included multiple Pro-Life measures including the two top priorities

2017 Mississippi Session ends with pro-life victories

Maternal mortality study passed and assisted suicide legislation defeated JACKSON – The 2017 Mississippi legislative session officially ended this weekend. Two notable pro-life victories took place in the establishment of a maternal mortality study and the defeat of a bill

Georgia Legislative Update on two bills

Editor’s note. The following comes from the Georgia Life Alliance, NRLC’s state affiliate. The 2017 state legislative session has begun and Georgia Life Alliance is closely monitoring the legislation. Here are updates on a couple bills of interest. SB 193

Ohio Right to Life will pursue Dismemberment Abortion Ban

By Dave Andrusko On Thursday, Ohio Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate, released its wide-ranging Legislative Agenda for 2017-2018. Among the six initiative listed is the Dismemberment Abortion Ban, known in other states as the Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment

Real reasons there is so much pro-life legislation escapes abortion apologist

By Dave Andrusko Over the last five years, NRL News Today has posted literally dozens and dozens and dozens of stories about the proposing of, passage of, and subsequent influence of pro-life legislation. In the same timeframe, our benighted opposition,

NRLC says it will “definitely” be a busy state legislative session

By Dave Andrusko It is a most welcome annual occurrence. As we approach the next state legislative session, national publications will write about how (as The Hill put it this week) “Abortion foes plot wave of legislation in the states.”

The Wisdom of NRLC’s Legislative Strategy

By Dave Andrusko A story from Kaiser Health News posted at the NPR website talks about the Right to Life Movement’s legislative strategy going forward and is very much worth reading for a number of reasons. Julie Rovner makes some

Building a Pro-Life Future

National Right to Life President Carol Tobias welcoming everyone to the 2016 National Right to Life Convention.

By Carol Tobias Welcome to the 46th annual National Right to Life Convention. We are so glad you are here. The theme of this convention—Building a Pro-Life Future—demonstrates the Right-to-Life movement’s excitement and optimism about the future. We expect great