An Important first step: House Judiciary Subcommittee approves nationwide protection for pain- capable unborn children

By Dave Andrusko One important step at time. As you read in the very thorough and helpful story from National Right to Life, on Tuesday the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice approved nationwide protection for unborn children who are capable of feeling pain, beginning at 20 weeks fetal age. The measure, …

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Rep. Franks: “Protecting pain-capable unborn babies is not a Republican issue or a Democratic issue. It is rather a test of our basic humanity”

By Dave Andrusko While there was very insufficient media attention paid to the murder trial of abortionist Kermit Gosnell, it is also nonetheless true that because of what was learned about his “House of Horrors” the subject of late abortions is more visible than at any time since the struggle to pass the ban on …

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Now is the right time for a nationwide Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

By Dave Andrusko First, a thank you to all those who liked yesterday’s NRL News Today story, “House Judiciary Subcommittee to hold hearing on nationwide ban on late abortions to end Gosnell-style atrocities.” When people click on the “like” button, it typically means they will share the story with some/many of their social network contacts. If …

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House Judiciary Subcommittee to hold hearing on nationwide ban on late abortions to end Gosnell-style atrocities

By Dave Andrusko Can any good come from the horrors of the “Baby Charnel House”—Kermit Gosnell’s Women’s Medical Society abortion clinic whose atrocities landed Gosnell in jail for three consecutive life terms? Yes, and for the very same reason the ban on partial-birth abortion eventually became law and was upheld by the United States Supreme …

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National Right to Life Applauds Rep. Franks’ Plan to Pursue National Protection for Pain-Capable Unborn Children

WASHINGTON (May 17, 2013) — The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of state right-to-life organizations, today pledged its full support for an announcement by Congressman Trent Franks (R-Az.) that he will advance legislation to provide protection nationwide for unborn children who have the capacity to experience pain while being aborted, a capacity …

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