Category Archives: Legislation

Inspirational words as we approach the Senate debate on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Sen. Ben Sasse

By Dave Andrusko As we reported last week, pro-life Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said we should expect a Senate vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (S. 311) on February 25. When pro-abortion Sen.

New bill (SB179) introduced in Nevada will erase parental involvement

She can’t get a Tylenol at school, but Democrats want to make sure you never KNOW she had an abortion. Your daughter needs you! Planned Parenthood, National Abortion Rights Action League, and Nevada’s Progressive Democrats think your

What the Senate debate over the “Born Alive” bill will reveal

By Dave Andrusko Two non-surprises this week. Democrats, of course, said “No!” to requests for unanimous consent so that Congress could move forward on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. Treat babies who survive abortions as you

Sen. McConnell schedules Senate vote on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) today thanked Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) for scheduling a Senate vote on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (S. 311). A vote on the bill, which

Pro-lifers on the move in states to pass protective laws and thwart pro-abortion proposals

By Ingrid Duran, Director, Department of State Legislation The 2019 Legislative session started on a terrible note when New York enacted its Abortion-Until-Birth law, the so-called “Reproductive Health Act.” In spite of pro-abortion protests to the contrary,

Still Saving Lives in Richmond!

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) With only a week and a half to go before the close of the 2019 Virginia General Assembly, there is still so much pro-life work to

Democrats refuse to consider Rep. Scalise’s Call for Unanimous Consent to bring up Born Alive Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.— In front of the full House Chamber, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) asked for unanimous consent to bring Rep. Ann Wagner’s (R-Mo.) Born Alive Survivors Protection Act to the floor Thursday. Democrats refused to

Congresswoman Lesko Introduces the Save Our Children Act to Ban Dismemberment Abortion

By Jennifer Popik, Director of Federal Legislation The National Right to Life Committee today commends Rep. Debbie Lesko (R-AZ) for her leadership in introducing the Save Our Children Act to ban dismemberment abortions. “We thank Congresswoman Lesko

Pro-abortion R.I. Gov. lobbies for abortion on demand bill

By Dave Andrusko A little over a week ago we reposted an Action Alert from Rhode Island Right to Life on impending legislative hearings on two “New York style abortion bills”– H 5125 and H 5127. According

Help Me Send Va. Governor Northam a Strong Message!

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) Governor Ralph Northam and his pro-abortion allies are shockingly out of control. The comments by Governor Northam, Delegate Kathy Tran, their pro-abortion allies in the General

Hartzler Introduces “Protecting Life and Taxpayers Act”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-04) this week introduced the “Protecting Life and Taxpayers Act.” This bill limits the availability of federal tax dollars for any entity that performs abortions or which financially supports abortion providers.

Virginia’s Governor has Shocked the Nation with His Cruelty

By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) Governor Ralph Northam appeared on a program on WTOP, a Northern Virginia radio station, Wednesday and stunned listeners when he defended the bill that was introduced