By Tierin-Rose Mandelburg On January 26, House Democrats introduced a bill that would reverse the Hyde Amendment, the bill that banned federally funded abortions. The left wants to make abortion even more easily accessible, and use our hard earned money to do so. The bill is called the “Equal Access to Abortion Coverage in Health Insurance …Continue reading "House Democrats Push For Taxpayer Funded Abortions"
Annual ‘Hyde Amendment’ Protections Are Increasingly At Risk WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., along with 46 other senators, yesterday introduced the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act. This legislation would establish a permanent prohibition on federal funding for abortion, replacing the current restrictions with a single, government-wide standard. “Most Americans do not want their …Continue reading "Sen. Wicker, colleagues introduce permanent ban on taxpayer funding for abortions"
Editor’s note. On Tuesday the Senate witnessed an extraordinary outpouring of pro-life speeches. We will post three of those remarks today and more tomorrow. The following comes from Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss). Mr. President, this past Friday, tens of thousands of pro-life Americans came to Washington, DC, to march for the 50th consecutive year to …Continue reading "“The issue of abortion gets to the heart about what it means to be human”"
Editor’s note. On Tuesday the Senate witnessed an extraordinary outpouring of pro-life speeches. We will post three of those remarks today and more tomorrow. The following comes from Sen. James Lankford (R-Ok). Mr. President, we are in a historic season as a country. We are pausing to ask ourselves a question that quite frankly we …Continue reading "“There aren’t some children who are disposable and some children who are valuable. We think every child is valuable.”"
From the desk of Addia Wuchner, Executive Director, Kentucky Right to Life Thank you to the pro-life leadership in Congress and to our Kentucky pro-life Representatives, Andy Barr, Brett Guthrie, Thomas Massie, Hal Rogers, and James Comer, for your YEA-Votes! We have waited and prayed… and last Wednesday afternoon Congress passed the Born Alive Abortion Survivors …Continue reading "Great Pro-life News Update from Washington, DC"
By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Director of Federal Legislation National Right to Life Editor’s note. This appears in the January issue of National Right to Life News. Please share this story—and the reminder of the 46 page edition—with your pro-life family and friends. With Republicans officially taking the helm of the House of Representatives late last …Continue reading "Republican-Controlled House Passes Two Prolife Measures in Opening Days"
Promises made – promises kept.Continue reading "Thank you, Speaker McCarthy."
By Dave Andrusko To no one’s surprise, the Democrats—virtually uniformly—voted against the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 29) which nonetheless passed by a vote of 220-210. All Republicans voted in favor and all but one Democrat opposed the measure. One Democrat voted present. Actually, the Democrats acted even more outrageously on Wednesday. Rep. Diana Degette (D-Co.) offered a motion to recommit …Continue reading "Democrats condone infanticide: It’s what they do, it’s who they are."
Two hundred ten (210) Democrats today voted against protecting babies who survive late abortions. It is who they are. We thank Speaker McCarthy, Congresswoman Commack, and Congresswoman Ann Wagner for all of their efforts. #BornAlive #TheyFeelPainContinue reading "The Born-Alive Survivors Protection Act is reasonable legislation"
By Dave Andrusko This is a terrific statement from Speaker Kevin McCarthy, congratulating Republicans in the House for passing two pro-life measures, one a bill and the other a concurrent resolution. Needless to say, pro-abortion Democrats vigorously opposed them both. And the language they used…. It was amazing how totally desensitized they’ve become. Here is Speaker …Continue reading "Following two successful votes, Speaker McCarthy says “We will continue to prioritize the defense of life and all individuals from violence and intimidation”"
By Nancy Flanders The U.S. House passed the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act on Wednesday, but not before pro-abortion House members made shocking comments about the bill, calling it “dangerous,” and feigning concern for the safety of children unintentionally born alive during abortions — even referring to them as “infants” and “babies” who should be left to die without medical …Continue reading "Pro-abortion reps feign concern for ‘babies’ who survive abortion… while voting to deny them care"
From the desk of Addia Wuchner, ExecutiveDirector, Kentucky Right to Life Thank you to the pro-life leadership in Congress and to our Kentucky pro-life Representatives, Andy Barr, Brett Guthrie, Thomas Massie, Hal Rogers, and James Comer, for your YEA-Votes! We have waited and prayed… and on Wednesday afternoon Congress passed the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection …Continue reading "Good news from Washington DC"