Tag Archives: Trent Franks

“This is not who we are”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. While my family and I are on vacation, we are running some of our favorite NRL News Today stories from the last four months, entries from our “Roe at 40″ series, and

Thanking Two Pro-Life Champions

By Kurt Kondrich Recently my beautiful daughter Chloe and her remarkable friend Alex who were born with a diagnosis of Down syndrome went to the US Capitol in Washington DC to meet with and thank two congressmen

U.S. HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE APPROVES NATIONWIDE PROTECTION FOR PAIN-CAPABLE UNBORN CHILDREN, 20 TO 12

By Dave Andrusko Turning away three weakening amendments by pro-abortion Democrats, the Judiciary Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives today approved H.R. 1797– the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act”–by a vote of 20-12. Action by the

An Important first step: House Judiciary Subcommittee approves nationwide protection for pain- capable unborn children

By Dave Andrusko One important step at time. As you read in the very thorough and helpful story from National Right to Life, on Tuesday the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice approved nationwide

Rep. Franks: “Protecting pain-capable unborn babies is not a Republican issue or a Democratic issue. It is rather a test of our basic humanity”

By Dave Andrusko While there was very insufficient media attention paid to the murder trial of abortionist Kermit Gosnell, it is also nonetheless true that because of what was learned about his “House of Horrors” the subject

National Right to Life Applauds Rep. Franks’ Plan to Pursue National Protection for Pain-Capable Unborn Children

WASHINGTON (May 17, 2013) — The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of state right-to-life organizations, today pledged its full support for an announcement by Congressman Trent Franks (R-Az.) that he will advance legislation to

Congressman Trent Franks delivers a beautiful speech in memory of all those lost to abortion since 1973

Editor’s note. You can watch Rep. Franks (R-Az.) deliver this remarkable speech by going to www.facebook.com/nationalrighttolife. Mr. Speaker, I know that another legislative day has come to an end and that sunset approaches fast in Washington. And

U.S. HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE TO VOTE JULY 18 ON BILL TO CURB D.C. POLICY OF LEGAL ABORTION, FOR ANY REASON, UNTIL BIRTH

WASHINGTON (July 13, 2012) — The U.S. House Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on Wednesday, July 18, on an NRLC-backed bill that would protect unborn children in the federal District after they have reached 20 weeks

Today’s NRLC 2012 featured speaker: Rep. Trent Franks

            Rep. Trent Franks will be addressing the Friday morning Political Session which starts at 9:30 am. Rep. Trent Franks is a conservative Reagan Republican, and he has spent most of his

Rep. Franks introduces District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, Based on Model Drafted and Promoted by NRLC

By Dave Andrusko On Monday, Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ), with strong support from the National Right to Life Committee, introduced the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 3803). As the Washington Post wrote this