A further look at NRLC’s “The State of Abortion in the United States—10th edition”: Part Two

By Dave Andrusko On Monday National Right to Life proudly unveiled its 10th annual “The State of Abortion in the United States”. We’ve discussed its amazing content twice: here and here. On Thursday we discussed three of the report’s seven sections. Today we will look at State Laws & Abortion; The Equal Rights Amendment; a synopsis of …

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A deeper look at NRLC’s “The State of Abortion in the United States—10th edition”

By Dave Andrusko On Monday National Right to Life unveiled its 10th annual “The State of Abortion in the United States”. Its 84-pages are must reading for all pro-lifers as we look back at 2022 (and before) and ahead to 2023. The report is laid out in seven sections. Here is a brief overview of the first …

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An extraordinary resource for the pro-life community: “The State of Abortion in the United States—10th Edition”

By Dave Andrusko Without fail, right around January 22, National Right to Life releases its comprehensive overview of all abortion-related items in The State of Abortion in the United States. It is, not to coin a phrase, must reading. NRLC released it 10th iteration of the report yesterday. If you missed it, check it out here. By way …

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Dr. David O’Steen honored for his many years of service as executive director of National Right to Life

By Jacki Ragan Congresswoman Michelle Fischbach, co-chair of the Pro-Life Caucus, presented Dr. David N. O’Steen, retiring executive director of National Right to Life, with the flag that was flown over the U.S. Capitol in honor of his 38 years of service to the unborn and the medically vulnerable. Dr. O’Steen was also the recipient …

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National Right to Life Releases Tenth Annual Report: The State of Abortion in the United States

WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) today released The State of Abortion in the United States, 2023. The tenth annual edition, which comes just seven months after the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which overturned Roe v. Wade, summarizes key legislative developments on the state and federal level since Dobbs, and …

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What are your initial impressions of the January edition of National Right to Life News?

By Dave Andrusko Whatever your takeaways from the January issue of National Right to Life News, I want to hear them. How else can I gauge if we are meeting your needs for loads and loads of information that (we hope) we’re communicating in a readable, thoughtful manner? Please drop me a line with your thoughts …

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“A compassionate society will defend a simple, moral proposition; life should never be used as a tool, or a means to an end.”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This first ran in 2002. I re-post it annually on the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday, which is now a federal holiday, for reasons that I believe you will find self-explanatory. “A merciful society seeks to expand legal protection to every life, including early life. And a compassionate …

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National Right to Life Congratulates Speaker McCarthy on His Election

WASHINGTON – The following is a statement by Carol Tobias, president of National Right to Life: National Right to Life congratulates Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) on his election as Speaker of the House of Representatives. Speaker McCarthy’s leadership in the House as Minority Leader showed his commitment to the right to life and he has made …

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National Right to Life Mourns the Death of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

WASHINGTON – National Right to Life joins with millions of faithful worldwide in mourning the death of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI who was a staunch defender of life. “Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI was an unwavering voice for the unborn, those with disabilities and the elderly,” said Carol Tobias, president of National Right to Life. “His stalwart support …

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