This bill [the Women’s Health Protection Act] is the most egregious, the most horrific attack on the lives of unborn children and the health of moms in American history. Read the whole story.Continue reading "This bill invalidates any and all State laws that protect not just the unborn child but the health and wellbeing of the mom"
Editor’s note. On May 11, the Senate defeated a motion to invoke cloture (end debate) on the motion to proceed to H.R. 4132, the Women’s Health Protection Act better described as the Abortion on Demand Until Birth Act. The vote was 49-51. Over the next week, we will reprint statements from pro-life senators. The first …Continue reading "“This bill is the most egregious, the most horrific attack on the lives of unborn children and the health of moms in American history”"
WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of right-to-life affiliates in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia, today joined with leaders from more than 70 state, national, and international pro-life organizations in issuing an open letter to the nation’s state legislators urging them to reject legislation and …Continue reading "Joint letter from more than 70 leading pro-life organizations: Criminalizing women who have abortions is not pro-life"
By Jennifer Popik, J.D. Director of Federal Legislation Late on Wednesday May 11, all Senate Republicans, joined by one Democrat, Senator Joe Manchin, defeated a motion to invoke cloture (end debate) on the motion to proceed to H.R. 4132, the Women’s Health Protection Act better described as the Abortion on Demand Until Birth Act. The …Continue reading "So-called “Women’s Health Protection Act” defeated again in the Senate"
Cloture Vote on the S. 4132, the So-Called “Women’s Health Protection Act,” Fails 49-51 WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader, Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) failed to invoke cloture on a bill that would have enshrined abortion in federal law and policies and overridden nearly all existing state laws. The motion failed by a vote of 49-51. “The …Continue reading "Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Pro-Abortion Senate Democrats Hoped to Enshrine Abortion on Demand in Federal Law"
By Dave Andrusko Pro-abortion Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi today sent out a “Dear Colleague” letter addressing the leaked draft of a ruling by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito which called for Roe to be overturned. Chief Justice John Roberts stated that while the draft is authentic, it did not “represent a decision by …Continue reading "The Senate again will vote on the so-called Women’s Health Protection Act"
WASHINGTON – Late Wednesday, in a vote of 49-49, the Senate rejected a joint resolution that would have reversed the Biden Administration’s 2021 Final Rule on the Title X Family Planning Program. The 2021 Final Rule reversed a Trump era policy that prevented taxpayer funds from going to health facilities that performed or promoted abortion …Continue reading "Senate Rejects Resolution to Prevent Taxpayer Funds from Going to Facilities that Perform Abortions"
By Dave Andrusko The most important item out of “Puerto Rico steps into abortion restriction debate “ is the second paragraph of Danico Colo’s Associated Press story: A recently introduced bill would prohibit abortions starting at 22 weeks, or when a doctor determines that a fetus is viable, with the sole exception being if a …Continue reading "Puerto Rico Senate committee approves bill to protect unborn babies beginning at 22 weeks"
By Right to Life UK Conservative life peer, Baroness Eaton, has introduced an amendment to the Health and Care Bill in the House of Lords that would ensure that under 18s have an in-person consultation with a medical professional before they are able to receive abortion pills. This comes after the House of Commons voted …Continue reading "Baroness Eaton introduce child safeguarding abortion amendment to the Health and Care Bill"
By Dave Andrusko A headline in yesterday’s Washington Post deftly summarized what pro-lifers are busy adamantly promoting and pro-abortionists greatly fearing: “States are readying abortion restrictions in case SCOTUS reconsiders Roe.” Rachel Roubein, writing at “The Health 202,” also brings into focus the pro-abortionists’ crusade to legalizing abortion on demand through all of pregnancy. She …Continue reading "Pro-abortion Washington Post offers keen summary of the status of pro-life legislation"
By Right to Life UK On Wednesday, MPs will vote on an amendment that proposes making the biggest change to abortion legislation since 1967. The amendment would make ‘DIY’ home abortion available permanently and overturn the Government’s decision to end home abortion schemes that were temporarily allowed during the pandemic. Right To Life UK is …Continue reading "Major Commons vote on abortion to take place on Wednesday"
Editor’s note. This press release was distributed on March 17. WASHINGTON, DC —Senators James Lankford (R-OK), Marco Rubio (R-FL), and 31 Republican Senators introduced a joint resolution under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to overturn the Biden Administration’s 2021 Final Rule on the Title X Family Planning Program, which reversed the Trump Administration’s 2019 Protect …Continue reading "Lankford, Rubio, and Colleagues Want to Nullify Biden Administration Rule, Stop Federal Grants to Abortion Providers "