‘So President Biden’s decision to abandon the Hyde Amendment aligns him with an increasingly radical consensus among elected Democrats. But it puts him way out of step with the clear majority of Americans who oppose taxpayer-funded abortion.’– U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) By Sen. Mitch McConnell Editor’s note. Sen. McConnell delivered these remarks …Continue reading "Democrats’ Exclusion of Protections for the Unborn Breaks With Commonsense, Bipartisan Precedent"
Representative Chris Smith sets the record straight on the importance of the Helms Amendment, an annual pro-life appropriations rider which prevents taxpayer funds from funding abortion overseas. https://buff.ly/3wcQZaQContinue reading "Rep. Chris Smith explains the importance of the Helms Amendment"
By Dave Andrusko In case you missed it yesterday, National Right to Life sent an important letter to HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra registering NRLC’s strong opposition to a “proposed rule change that would eliminate the requirement that Title X funding recipients maintain a physical and financial separation of family planning from abortion activities. In addition, …Continue reading "Biden-Harris administration bent on misusing Title X monies"
Would Also Violate Conscience Laws WASHINGTON — On Monday, National Right to Life submitted a letter to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Xavier Becerra. The letter was in opposition to the proposed rule change that would eliminate the requirement that Title X funding recipients maintain a physical and financial …Continue reading "Proposed Title X Rule Change Would Allow Taxpayer Funding of Abortion"
The UK government announced that it is reducing its international aid due to the economic costs of the pandemic, an action which will impact the operation of pro-abortion organizations. According to International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), the reduction in aid includes “allocated funding for vital sexual and reproductive health services.” IPPF expects to lose approximately …Continue reading "UK Cuts Funding to UNFPA and Pro-Abortion Organizations"
WASHINGTON, D.C. – United States Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), ranking member of the Senate Small Business Committee, distributed a press alert today, saying that the Committee’s Republican members had sent letters to Attorney General Merrick Garland, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Inspector General Mike Ware, and SBA Administrator Isabel Guzman. They were “requesting their immediate attention and investigation into the unlawful participation …Continue reading "Sen. Rand Paul and Republican colleagues sends letters urging federal authorities to investigate Planned Parenthood Affiliates for violating PPP Eligibility and not returning PPP Loans"
By Dave Andrusko Mike Pompeo was one of many pro-life champions with whom President Donald Trump filled his administration. As Secretary of State, he was a forceful and articulate champion of the right to life and religious freedoms, two causes the Biden-Harris administration has zero interest in protecting, let alone advancing. Mr. Pompeo posted a …Continue reading "Pro-life former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo brilliantly critiques Biden administration for paving the way for PPFA to receive tens of millions of dollars of family planning money"
By MCCL–Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life ST. PAUL — Abortions funded by Minnesota taxpayers reached an all-time high in 2019, according to data just released by the Minnesota Department of Human Services. The 2019 total is a five percent increase over 2018 and a 32 percent jump since 2013. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) …Continue reading "Tax-funded abortions in Minnesota hit all-time high"
By Dave Andrusko As the Biden-Harris administration telegraphed its first weeks in office, “The Department of Health and Human Services said Thursday that it plans to write new rules for the Title X federal family planning program, effectively undoing an overhaul the Trump administration imposed that barred Planned Parenthood and other clinics that referred patients …Continue reading "Biden’s HHS announces it will write rules to wipe away Trump administration’s “Protect Life Rule” governing Title X family planning money"
By Laura Echevarria, Director of Communications and Press Secretary WASHINGTON — “Abortion is not health care and forcing taxpayers to prop up the abortion industry during a pandemic does not help the millions of Americans deeply impacted by COVID. Pro-abortion Democrats are more interested in funding Planned Parenthood and abortion providers than in providing real solutions …Continue reading "$1.9 Trillion Reconciliation Package=Taxpayer Funding of Abortion"