WASHINGTON — Despite numerous polls showing that a vast majority of Americans do not want their tax dollars to pay for abortions, the pro-abortion Democrats in the Senate betrayed their constituents and voted in favor of taxpayer funding of abortion. The vote on an amendment, offered by Senator James Lankford (R-Okla.) and co-sponsored by Senator …Continue reading "Pro-Abortion Democrats Vote in Favor of Abortion Funding in $1.9 Trillion Reconciliation Package"
By Karen Cross, NRL Political Director On December 29, 2020, Louisiana’s 5th District Congressman-elect Luke Letlow (R) passed away due to complications caused by Covid-19, just five days before he was due to take office. A special election will be held on March 20, 2021, to find his replacement. Running for the open seat is …Continue reading "Julia Letlow Endorsed by NRLC in Louisiana Special Election"
By Dave Andrusko A bill banning abortions based on a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome, introduced by pro-life South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, needs only her signature to become law, after the state Senate unanimously approved House Bill 1110 on Thursday. The Senate’s 35-0 vote comes the week after the state House also unanimously approved …Continue reading "Governor’s bill to ban abortions based on Down syndrome diagnosis needs only her signature to become law in South Dakota"
Please contact your Senator today! The U.S. Senate is currently considering the COVID-19 package, known as the “American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.” This legislation contains numerous provisions aimed at propping up the abortion industry as well as potentially funneling millions of dollars into programs that fund abortion. Abortion funding has no place in a …Continue reading "URGENT! Contact your Senators Today!"
By Annamarie S., Rochester, Minnesota Editor’s note. As Scott Fischbach wrote Monday, we are posting all four winners of the Senior Division of the 2021 NRLC Essay contest this week and all four Junior Division winners next week. Each contestant was asked to write an essay of 500 or fewer words on the simple but …Continue reading "National Right to Life Pro-Life Essay Contest 2021: “Science proves that life begins at conception”"
By Jean Garton Editor’s note. The late Dr. Jean Garton, who passed away four years ago, authored one of the enduring classics of pro-life literature: “Who Broke the Baby? What the Abortion Slogans Really Mean. ” For decades she was a frequent contributor to National Right to Life News and National Right to Life News …Continue reading "“There are no unwanted children, only unfound parents”"
By Bonnie Finnerty, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Editor’s note. This is the latest installment in Bennie’s ongoing analysis of Sue Ellen Browder’s “Subverted: How I Helped the Sexual Revolution to Highjack the Women’s Movement.” A happily married woman who delights in her two children may not seem like someone who would get an abortion. …Continue reading "An unlikely candidate for an abortion betrayed by her own fears"
By Right to Life UK A girl born two days after the abortion limit is now flourishing and attending primary school. Francesca Bradley-Curran was born after 24 weeks and 2 days’ gestation. Weighing only 1lb 6oz, her feet were only slightly bigger than a penny. Doctors told her parents, Victoria Bradley and Paul Curran, that …Continue reading "Girl born two days after abortion limit with feet size of penny now flourishing in primary school"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared a year ago in NRL News Today. As it turned out, the Mayor of my home town, Minneapolis, quickly followed suit. Hard to believe, hailing abortionists! My wife and I hail from Minnesota. I lived most of the first 35 years of my life in Minneapolis, but also …Continue reading "St. Paul City Council designates March 10 as “Abortion Providers Appreciation Day”"
By Cassy Fiano-Chesser A Los Angeles court has ruled in Sofia Vergara’s favor in the ongoing battle between Vergara and her ex-fiancé, Nick Loeb, over what should happen to the embryos the couple created together. While Loeb and Vergara were a couple, they planned to pursue in-vitro fertilization (IVF) or surrogacy to bring their children to …Continue reading "Sofia Vergara wins bid to decide fate of frozen embryos with ex-fiancé Nick Loeb"
By Sarah Terzo From clinic owner an administrator Merle Hoffman, on counseling women for their abortions: “Choice” is sometimes not a choice at all. It is an outcome determined by the economic, physical, sociological, and political factors that surround women… At times this reality would move me profoundly as I sat opposite the women I …Continue reading "Abortion Clinic administrator: I had no conception that “life was sacred”"
WASHINGTON – U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras (an appointee of President Barack Obama) today ruled that the ratification period for the Equal Rights Amendment, set in the ERA Resolution approved by Congress 49 years ago, was valid, and that the actions of the legislatures of Nevada (2017), Illinois (2018), and Virginia (2020) had no legal …Continue reading "Federal District Judge Contreras, Obama Appointee, Rules That the Ratification Deadline for the 1972 Equal Rights Amendment Was Valid; Rejects the 2017-2020 “Ratifications” by Virginia, Nevada, and Illinois"