Two more names added to discharge petition to move the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act forward in the House

By Dave Andrusko Slowly, but surely. The discharge petition to pry the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act out of legislative limbo and on to a possible vote in the House added two new names this week. As NRL News Today reported, North Carolina held two special elections last week and in both cases—the 3rd and …

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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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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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Born-Alive Survivors and the Extreme Child Abuse of After-Birth Abortion

Editor’s note. Pro-Life Caucus Chair Chris Smith [R-NJ] delivered the following statement at today’s hearing on Capitol Hill on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. The hearing was held by Republican Whip Steve Scalise, the Pro-Life Caucus, and the author of the bill, Rep. Ann Wagner. In a Florida abortion clinic, Sycloria Williams delivered a …

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Abortion survivors and the malevolent apologists for “after-birth abortion”

By Dave Andrusko NRL News Today will have a number of posts, today and tomorrow, addressing today’s House hearing on Capitol Hill on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act. It represents still another attempt by pro-life Republicans in Congress to raise the visibility of still another stain on our nation’s conscience: the deliberate decision to …

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Republicans to hold a hearing next Tuesday on legislation to protect babies born alive from attempted abortions

By Jennifer Popik, J.D., Director of Federal Legislation – National Right to Life This coming Tuesday, September 10th, House Republicans are holding a hearing entitled “End Infanticide: Examining the Born Alive Infants Protection Act.” The witnesses will include Jill Stanek, RN, a nurse who found an abortion survivor; Dr. Robin Pierucci, MD, neonatologist and medical …

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Here’s exactly how Minnesota Senator Tina Smith justified her vote for infanticide

By Paul Stark On Feb. 25, Minnesota’s two U.S. senators, Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith, joined 42 other senators to successfully block legislation to protect newborn babies who survive abortion. The legislation in question, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (S. 311), requires that babies born alive in the context of abortion be treated with …

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Veto override vote in N.C. Senate could come down to one vote

3/5ths needed to override veto of the “Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act” By Dave Andrusko Editor’s update. This evening the North Carolina Senate voted to override the governor’s veto. The vote was exactly the number they needed: 30-20. The House will consider overriding the veto on May 2. This truly is a legislative session where …

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North Carolina Gov. expected to veto “Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act”

By Dave Andrusko The North Carolina legislature has sent to the unfriendly desk of Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper “a bill requiring doctors and nurses to protect and care for children born alive during a failed late-term abortion,” according to Gary D. Robertson of the Associated Press. Robertson, whose stories are typically totally biased against the …

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The Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act seeks to end or at least mitigate this egregious child abuse

By Chris Smith (R-NJ) Editor’s note. There was a press conference held prior to Tuesday’s vote on a discharge petition on the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Act. The discharge petition is a tool that the minority can use to circumvent pro-abortion leadership who is blocking a vote on this bill. A number of speakers shared their …

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I Was There to watch the Discharge Petition Fight

By Carol Tobias, President It was awesome!! I was present in the gallery of the US House of Representatives as Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO), lead sponsor of the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, led a long line of Congressmen/women onto the House floor to sign a discharge petition to …

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