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Carol Tobias, President, National Right to Life

By Carol Tobias, President Like many of you, I have been in our battle to protect innocent human life for a very long time. I can’t recall a time that you and I have had such a

PPFA’s Cecile Richards’ commitment to “social justice” doesn’t include the unjust deaths of over 330,000 victims a year

By Dave Andrusko It’s hard to come up with anyone who receives better press (aside from criticism from pro-lifers) than Cecile Richards, Planned Parenthood’s head honcho. But new heights (or depths) a recent interview conducted by CafeMom’s

First in the nation caucuses only hours away

By Dave Andrusko We used to live in Minnesota so even if I hadn’t already been a political junkie, I would have paid close attention to the Iowa caucuses, living just across the border. That interest has

AEI Analysis Shows Growing Importance of Sanctity of Life Issues

By Michael J. New Last week the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) released an analysis of abortion as an election issue. The analysis and the corresponding Forbes editorial, authored by AEI senior fellow Karlyn Bowman, attempts to argue

Next GOP debate is December 15, Trump well ahead among Republican primary voters, according to latest poll

By Dave Andrusko The last debate among Republican presidential candidates takes place in five days in Las Vegas, Nevada. As has the sponsor of each debate, CNN is establishing its own criteria to determine which candidates will

Tonight is the second Democratic presidential debate.

Despite the fact that all of the Democratic candidates are pro-abortion, I bet you won’t hear much about it. That’s because their extreme views are a losing issue with most Americans. And they know it. Every single

Why are political polls increasingly so inaccurate?

By Dave Andrusko Last week, when NRL Political Director Karen Cross wrote about the November 3 victory of pro-lifer Matt Bevin in the Kentucky gubernatorial contest, she mentioned that, once again, the polls were way off. Those

CBS Dreams of a Third Obama Term in ‘The Good Wife’

By Karen Townsend With memories of 2008 dancing in their heads, the writers of CBS’ The Good Wife have Gov. Peter Florrick (Chris Noth) going from having hopes of becoming Hillary Clinton’s vice president on the Democratic

2015 Election Day Results: Kentucky, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and Virginia

By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director November 3, 2015, was election day in a handful of states. Voters headed to the polls in Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. Following is an

Pro-life Candidates Win Across Virginia in Off-Year Elections

Editor’s note. The following was sent out this morning by the Virginia Society for Human Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Dear Friends, After the dust has settled from Election Day 2015, there is good news in the Commonwealth

Five reasons pro-lifers should be greatly encouraged

By Dave Andrusko A great many things have transpired over the past couple of days that ought to be, and are, a great picker-upper for pro-lifers. Here are five. #1. Pro-abortionists, led by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe

Pro-abortion Justin Trudeau leads Liberal Party to win in Canadian elections

By Dave Andrusko No two ways around it. Monday was a considerable setback for the cause of life in Canada. Loved, indeed fawned upon, by the media, pro-abortion Justin Trudeau led the Liberal Party to a resounding