Category Archives: Legislation

How will pro-abortion Democrats explain voting against The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act?

By Dave Andrusko With all Republicans supporting and all but six Democrats opposing, the House of Representatives today passed The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 4712) by a vote of 241-183. Looking ahead, NRLC President Carol

National Right to Life applauds House passage of Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) today applauded a vote by the U.S. House of Representatives to extend federal legal protection to babies who are born alive during abortion. The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection

NRLC Urges Members of Congress to support the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Dear Member of Congress: The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of state right-to-life organizations, urges you to support the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 4712), introduced by Congressman Marsha Blackburn, when it comes

2018: A look at the federal legislative year ahead

By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Director of Federal Legislation Editor’s note. This appears the January digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please read the issue in its entirety and pass it along to pro-life friends and

Legislative Update from Virginia Society for Human Life

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) Less than one week in and already there is so much happening in Richmond at the General Assembly! There are quite a number of new bills

How could you possibly oppose treating born-alive abortion survivors differently than other babies?

By Dave Andrusko We talked yesterday about the welcomed news that the House will vote next week on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Act. The bill—H.R. 4712—simply says if a baby survives an abortion attempt, he or she

House to vote on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Act the week of March for Life

By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Ca.) announced the first great national pro-life news of 2018. “Next week—the week of the annual March for Life when tens of thousands of Americans come to

Pro-Life Vote Upheld on Amendment 1

Federal Judges Rule Unanimously Against Planned Parenthood JANUARY 9, 2018 – In a resounding victory for pro-life Tennesseans, judges on the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals have rejected a pro-abortion effort to overturn the 2014 voter

Pro-life Illinois legislators introduce bill to ban Down syndrome abortions

By Dave Andrusko The worse fear of pro-abortionists is that a particular type of pro-life legislation will “catch on.” As NRL News Today readers recall, on December 22, Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination

Ohio Gov. Kasich signs Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act

By Dave Andrusko An early Christmas present for Ohio children prenatally diagnosed with Down syndrome. On December 22, following overwhelming approval in the state House, Gov. John Kasich signed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act which prohibits abortion

Pa. Gov. Wolf vetoes abortion dismemberment bill

Pro-abortion Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf

By Dave Andrusko With that haughty pride that only the most self-assured pro-abortionist can muster, former Planned Parenthood escort Gov. Tom Wolf of Pennsylvania vetoed SB3 on Monday, a measure he hyperbolically described as “the anti-choice legislation

NRLC strongly urges Congress to oppose Alexander-Murray and Collins-Nelson proposals

Dear Member of Congress: The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of state right-to-life organizations, urges you to oppose the Bipartisan Health Care Stabilization Act of 2017 (Alexander-Murray) sponsored by Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty