Tag Archives: Minnesota

Keith Ellison is running for Minnesota attorney general pledging to oppose pro-life laws

By Paul Stark, Communications Associate, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) When Lori Swanson, Minnesota’s current attorney general, decided to run for governor, Keith Ellison quickly jumped into the race to fill her position. Ellison has represented

Tina Smith, former abortion industry executive, aims to keep Franken’s U.S. Senate seat

She’s running against pro-life state Sen. Karin Housley, endorsed by Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life Federal PAC By Paul Stark “I’M … THE ONLY SENATOR who has ever worked at Planned Parenthood,” said Tina Smith recently on

Planned Parenthood drives up abortion numbers in Minnesota

By Paul Stark ST. PAUL — Abortions in Minnesota increased slightly in 2017 thanks to the state’s leading performer and promoter of abortion. Planned Parenthood grew its own abortion total by 11 percent while non-Planned Parenthood abortion

Planned Parenthood drives up abortion numbers in Minnesota

Long-term abortion decline has leveled off during the last two years ST. PAUL — Abortions in Minnesota increased slightly in 2017 thanks to the state’s leading performer and promoter of abortion. Planned Parenthood grew its own abortion

Lawsuit Charges University of Minnesota with Illegal Procurement of Aborted Fetal Tissue

By Thomas More Society A three-judge panel of the Minnesota Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on June 7, 2018 in an appeal of a lower court’s dismissal of a taxpayer lawsuit that charged the University of

MCCL marks 50 years of saving lives

By Paul Stark ST. PAUL — Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of the incorporation of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), Minnesota’s oldest and largest pro-life organization. “Through MCCL’s work over the last five decades, hearts and

How Planned Parenthood works to increase the number of abortions

By Paul Stark Abortions in Minnesota and nationwide are on a long-term downward trajectory. Planned Parenthood, the leading practitioner of abortion, sometimes takes credit for this decline. “We do more to prevent unintended pregnancy and the need

Pro-abortion Gov. Dayton vetoes commonsense right-to-view ultrasound bill

Bipartisan legislation enjoys widespread support of Minnesotans ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton today vetoed the mainstream pro-life measure that would ensure pregnant women access to their ultrasounds prior to an abortion. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life

Ultrasound right-to-view measure approved by Minnesota House

More medical information would empower women ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House of Representatives today approved mainstream pro-life legislation to ensure women’s right to view their ultrasound. The informed consent measure has the strong support of Minnesota

RE: Abortionist Training Program at University of Minnesota

By Dave Andrusko Our friends at Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), National Right to Life’s state affiliate, dropped me a line today to clarify a story we reposted yesterday from Campus Reform. The gist of the

Minnesota Senate approves ultrasound right-to-view measure

More medical information would empower women ST. PAUL — Mainstream pro-life legislation to ensure women’s right to view their ultrasound was approved on a bi-partisan vote today by the Minnesota Senate. S.F. 2849 would provide women with

Final Exit Network sues State of Minnesota following conviction under assisted suicide law

Assisted suicide advocacy group seeks to overturn protective statute By Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL) The national assisted suicide advocacy group Final Exit Network (FEN) filed suit in federal court this week against the State of