Category Archives: Abortion Funding

Lawsuit Demanding Taxpayer Funding of Abortion is Without Merit

By Marie V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation With abortions at record low levels in Pennsylvania, it is clear that demand for abortion is declining. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that abortion facilities want

Taxpayers Will Be Outraged at Suit Requiring Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Harrisburg, PA—Taxpayers across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania will be outraged by a lawsuit demanding that hard-earned tax dollars be spent on abortion. Abortion facilities in Pennsylvania have filed a suit that would require taxpayer-funded Medicaid money to

Another lame pro-abortion attack on the Hyde Amendment

By Dave Andrusko Say what you will about the delusional nature of their insistence, it’s refreshing when pro-abortionists stop beating around the bush and just announce that it is your and my obligation to pay for their

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith’s Stellar Pro-life Record 

By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Director of Federal Legislation  Editor’s note. Pro-life Sen. Cindy Hyde–Smith (R-Miss.) was appointed to fill out the term of pro-life Sen. Thad Cochran, who resigned for health reasons. She will compete against pro-abortion Democrat Mike Espy November

National Right to Life Applauds Announcement from Trump Administration Regarding Pro-Life Policies in Health Insurance

WASHINGTON – The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today issued a proposed rule to require health plan issuers operating in state and federal healthcare exchanges to separately bill for any elective abortion coverage and to

Planned Parenthood to “super-size” abortion business using YOUR tax dollars

By Texas Right to Life Finally, the executives at Planned Parenthood are being honest about what is central to their business model. In case there is any lingering confusion, Planned Parenthood has said loudly and clearly: Planned

Irish taxpayers to fund abortions

Is this what the Irish people want the healthcare budget spent on? By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Just 24 hours after Ireland’s constitutional protection of the unborn ended with President Michael D Higgins’ signing

Challenge to state law funding elective abortions now moves to Illinois Supreme Court

By Dave Andrusko Back in November, we reported on a taxpayer lawsuit brought against State of Illinois officials challenging House Bill 40, which requires public funding of elective abortions. It was brought by the Thomas More Society which

S.C. Governor promises to contest judge’s decision blocking state from barring taxpayer funds from going to abortion providers

By Dave Andrusko Last month NRL News Today reported that South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, reiterating the state’s “strong culture and longstanding tradition of protecting and defending the life and liberty of unborn children,” had ordered the

Constitutional Amendment 1 to Stop State Funding of Abortion

This year, the West Virginia Legislature passed a proposed constitutional amendment, which will be on the ballot at the November election. Please vote for Amendment 1 which says: “Nothing in this Constitution secures or protects a right

South Carolina will vigorously defend pro-life executive order against Planned Parenthood’s latest lawsuit

By Dave Andrusko On July 13, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, reiterating the state’s “strong culture and longstanding tradition of protecting and defending the life and liberty of unborn children,” ordered the Department of Health and Human

Amendment 1 Stops Taxpayer Funding of Abortion

Editor’s note. The following is a letter to the editor written by Wanda Franz. Ph.D., president of West Virginians for Life. In a recent Letter to the Editor, a contributor wrote that we should vote no on