By Dave Andrusko In “An amazing and most revealing vote on the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act,” we talked about how the House vote Tuesday helped to clarify a truth that pro-abortionists will do anything to cover up: far from [the always bogus] commitment to making abortion “safe, …Continue reading "How to defend Unimaginable brutality? Change the Subject"
But 154 Lawmakers Vote to Defend Current D.C. Policy of Legal Abortion for Any Reason Until Birth WASHINGTON – In a landmark vote, a solid majority of the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday voted to reject the current abortion policy of the District of Columbia, which permits legal abortion for any …Continue reading "Solid Majority of U.S House of Representatives Votes to Prevent Abortion of Pain-Capable Unborn Children"
By Dave Andrusko The vote to end the regime of abortion on demand until birth in the nation’s capital received a solid majority yesterday—enjoying a 66 vote margin– but did not pass because a 2/3rds vote was required under the fast-track procedures used Tuesday. However, we now know in unmistakable terms who stands where. That …Continue reading "An amazing and most revealing vote on the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"
Dear Pro-life Friends, WASHINGTON (July 27, 2012). We are making progress — but we have to fight every step of the way! As I told you in an Action Alert eight days ago, the pro-abortion forces have been working furiously to block a major bill, originated by National Right to Life, from …Continue reading "U.S. House to vote Tuesday, July 31 to curb policy of legal abortion until birth in the nation’s capital!"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This is just an abbreviated message. If you go to www.nationalrighttolifenews.org/news/2012/07/an-urgent-congressional-action-alert-from/#more-15987, you will find more complete instructions on how you can help National Right to Life pass H.R. 3803. Wednesday’s favorable vote on the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 3803) by the House Judiciary Committee is, …Continue reading "Action Alert on H.R. 3803: Time is Short"
By Dave Andrusko Thought experiment: what if you had once said something like this. “Remember how year after year, civil rights legislation went nowhere in Congress in the 1950s and 60s? However, eventually, after many years of faithful efforts, one piece after another finally passed one house, usually stalling in the Senate, and then finally …Continue reading "H.R. 3803 and the unstoppable march of the truth"
By Dave Andrusko Earlier today NRL News Today posted a notice that the U.S. House Judiciary Committee has scheduled a voting session for Tuesday on an NRLC-backed bill that would protect unborn children in the federal District after they have reached 20 weeks fetal age, based on their capacity to experience pain. The District of …Continue reading "More about the District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act and why anything goes to pro-abortionists"
By Dave Andrusko Thank you to all who wrote so kindly about my four posts that addressed last Thursday’s hearing held by the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the House Judiciary Committee on H.R. 3803, the “District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.” For those few who might not know, H.R. 3803 would ban …Continue reading "A D&E illustration—an image impossible to forget"
By Dave Andrusko Last Thursday the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on H.R. 3803, the “District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.” What the bill would accomplish can be described almost clinically: it would ban abortions on pain-capable unborn children, beginning at 20 weeks fertilization age (22 …Continue reading "What the hearing on the “District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” tells us about abortion and abortionists Part One of Four"
By Dave Andrusko Years ago Anthony Levatino, M.D, performed abortions before he became pro-life. In his testimony last Thursday before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the House Judiciary Committee, Dr. Levatino went into considerable detail in describing a “D&E” abortion. In layman’s terms, that’s an abortion technique that dismembers the baby. (You can read …Continue reading "Walking Congress through a dismemberment abortion, step by bloody step Part Two of Four"
By Dave Andrusko Dr. Anthony Levatino’s testimony to the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the House Judiciary Committee describing a dismemberment abortion is extremely difficult but essential to read. No less so are the remarks of Dr. Colleen Malloy–troubling but critical. An Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Malloy …Continue reading "Neonatologist tells Congress “the fetus and neonate born prior to term may have an even heightened sensation of pain compared to an infant more advanced in gestation” Part Three of Four"
By Dave Andrusko Dr. Bryon Calhoun gently and compassionately addressed an objection to the “District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” when he testified last Thursday before the Subcommittee on the Constitution of the House Judiciary Committee. Dr. Calhoun, a Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, West Virginia University-Charleston, said “Objections …Continue reading "A far more humane alternative than abortion for babies with lethal anomalies: Perinatal Hospice Part four of four"