Powerful testimony at House Minority Hearing on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

By Jennifer Popik, JD, Federal Legislative Director Washington, D.C.– House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), Rep. Ann Wagner (R-Mo.), and Pro-Life Caucus Chair Chris Smith (R-N.J.) hosted a hearing yesterday examining H.R. 962, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act and how it is designed to protect innocent human life left vulnerable following an attempted abortion. …

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What a surprise. Media blackout of House hearing on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.

By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday, NRL News Today readers had the opportunity to read a number of stories about yesterday’s House hearing on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. Today we’ll offer additional insights into a hearing that was attended by many pro-life House Republicans and no pro-abortion House Democrats. The latter are not the …

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Neonatologist tells hearings the “wantedness” of a baby does not determine whether she is treated before or after birth

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Dr. Robin Pierucci, MD, neonatologist and medical director of a 50-bed neonatal intensive-care unit, was one of four witnesses to testify at Tuesday’s hearing entitled “End Infanticide: Examining the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.” As NRL Federal Legislative Director Jennifer Popik, JD, wrote House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), …

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Assisted suicide bill receives Minnesota House committee hearing

MCCL urges Legislature to reject dangerous measure By Paul Stark ST. PAUL — Today a House committee will hold an informational hearing on a bill to legalize assisted suicide in Minnesota. The legislation, which would authorize doctors to prescribe lethal drugs so that patients can intentionally end their lives, is strongly opposed by Minnesota Citizens …

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Wins in North Carolina special elections bode well for 2020

WASHINGTON – National Right to Life congratulates pro-life Congressmen-elect Dan Bishop and Greg Murphy for winning the September 10, 2019 U.S. House of Representatives special elections in North Carolina. “National Right to Life is pleased that North Carolina voters elected Dan Bishop and Greg Murphy, reflecting their pro-life values,” said Carol Tobias, National Right to …

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Planned Parenthood’s exit shifts Title X dollars toward health care, not abortion

By Rep. Ron Estes (R-Ks.) Editor’s note. This op-ed was posted by The Wichita Eagle on September 8, 2019. Kansans for Life forwarded it on today. In April 2019 the Kansas Supreme Court essentially removed all protections for vulnerable women and their unborn children. To fight back, we have to pass a constitutional amendment and …

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Panicky pro-abortion media reaches out to rein in the field of Democrat presidential candidates

By Dave Andrusko With a handful of exceptions, the major media outlets are extensions of the Democrat Party . As such, they not only promote their candidacies unceasingly but also feel free to offer advice and counseling when they see their party running off the rails. And after pro-abortion Dan McCready lost to pro-life Dan …

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Former abortion clinic worker admits sometimes we lied

By Sarah Terzo Kathy Sparks worked at an abortion clinic until she quit in the mid-80s. While her involvement with abortion work took place several decades ago, many of the things that she describes witnessing during her time in the abortion industry are similar to things described by workers who came out of the abortion …

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Former abortionist turned pro-life activist dismantles pro-abortion myths about abortion survivors

Editor’s note. As we have noted elsewhere, a hearing on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act took place on Capitol Hill. The hearing was held by Republican Whip Steve Scalise, the Pro-Life Caucus, and the author of the bill, Rep. Ann Wagner, with many pro-life Republicans also speaking at the hearing. Kathi A. Aultman, M.D., …

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Euthanasia advocates fund-raising for Saskatoon euthanasia clinic

By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Euthanasia advocates are raising money to establish a euthanasia clinic in Saskatoon, a place that Jae Blakley, an assisted death advocate, has named Cider House. Amanda Short, writing for the Saskatoon Star Phoenix on September 7, 2019, reported: Similar to hospice care, The Cider House would provide …

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Alzheimer’s Disease and Marketing Death

By Nancy Valko An April, 2019 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association titled “Attitudes Toward Physician-Assisted Death From Individuals Who Learn They Have an Alzheimer Disease Biomarker” found that approximately 20% of cognitively normal older adults who had elevated beta-amyloid — a biomarker that is thought to increase the risk of Alzheimer’s …

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House Minority Hearing on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Washington, D.C.– House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), Rep. Ann Wagner (R-Mo.), and Pro-Life Caucus Chair Chris Smith (R-N.J.) are hosting a hearing today examining H.R. 962, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act and how it is designed to protect innocent human life left vulnerable following an attempted abortion. “Democratic leaders in the House have …

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