Pro-Abortion Democrats Vote in Favor of Abortion Funding in $1.9 Trillion Reconciliation Package

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 …

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Governor’s bill to ban abortions based on Down syndrome diagnosis needs only her signature to become law in South Dakota

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 …

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URGENT! Contact your Senators Today!

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 …

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House approves H.R. 1, would violate First Amendment and suppress free speech

By Laura Echevarria, Director of Communications and Press Secretary WASHINGTON — Voting 220-210, with no Republican support, the House of Representatives Wednesday approved H.R. 1, the so-called “For the People Act of 2021.” The purpose of H.R. 1 is to discourage, as much as possible, disfavored groups (such as the National Right to Life Committee) from communicating …

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Bill to defund Idaho abortion providers, affiliates passes overwhelmingly in the House

By Dave Andrusko  A bill to “bar public funding for abortion providers for any purposes, along with entities affiliated with them” passed the Idaho House by an overwhelming margin of 55-14 Tuesday. Reporting for the Idaho Press, Ryan Suppe wrote that all but three Republicans voting in favor and all 11 Democrats voting against HB …

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“Born-Alive” bill passes first hurtle in Wyoming Senate

By Dave Andrusko One of National Right to Life top legislative proposals passed yesterday in the Wyoming Senate. Senate File 34 would require abortionists  to “take medically appropriate and reasonable steps to preserve the life and health of an infant born alive” following an abortion,  Tom Coulter of the Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported. SF 34 …

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Three pro-life bills on their way to Montana Governor

By Dave Andrusko Three major new pro-life bills have passed the Montana House and  Senate and soon will be on their way to the desk of pro-life Republican Gov. Greg Gianforte. A fourth proposal—two versions of a “Born-Alive” bill—is working its way through the legislative process. NRL News Today has reported on the proposals on several occasions …

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New Mexico Gov. signs abortion on demand bill into law

By Dave Andrusko On Friday an overjoyed pro-abortion Gov. Lujan Grisham signed Senate Bill 10 into law, making New Mexico, an already very abortion-friendly state, into a wide-open abortion-on-demand haven. Even by pro-abortion standards, her press release was a head scratcher. After the pro-forma “A woman has the right to make decisions about her own …

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Idaho advances legislation to prevent taxpayer dollars from funding abortion

By Laura Nicole  Idaho lawmakers have advanced a bill to remove all taxpayer funds from any public entity that commits or provides information or counseling for abortion, according to the Associated Press (AP).  HB220, the “No Public Funds for Abortion Act,” would help to create a near-total separation between any institution that receives taxpayer funds …

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“Unborn babies need the President of the United States and Members of Congress to be their friend and advocate—not another powerful adversary”

By Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) Editor’s note. As National Right to Life reported Friday, with no Republican support, the House of Representatives on Friday approved the COVID-19 reconciliation package 219-212. Republicans offered the McMorris Rogers-Foxx-Walorski Amendment that would have applied the Hyde Amendment to the legislation and prevented taxpayer funds from paying for abortions but …

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$1.9 Trillion Reconciliation Package Contains No Hyde Amendment Provisions

WASHINGTON — Voting 219-212, with no Republican support, the House of Representatives on Friday approved the COVID-19 reconciliation package. Republicans offered an amendment to the legislation—the McMorris Rogers-Foxx-Walorski Amendment— that would have applied the Hyde Amendment to the legislation and prevented taxpayer funds from paying for abortions. Without the Hyde protections in the reconciliation bill, …

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