By Dave Andrusko As befits his status as the front-runner, former Speaker Newt Gingrich was on the receiving end last night of a barrage of withering attacks from his fellow pro-life GOP presidential contenders in the final debate before the January 3 Iowa caucuses. That included what’s been politely described as a “sharp exchange over …Continue reading "Bachmann Challenges Gingrich on Abortion in Last Debate before Iowa Caucuses"
By Dave Andrusko Maybe you’ve heard about—or actually seen—Newsweek’s cover photo of pro-life Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, who is running for the Republican nomination for President. The first thing you think of is, of course, is what publications (and networks) of that ilk did to pro-life Sarah Palin after John McCain chose her as his running …Continue reading "The Ongoing Media Assault on Pro-Life Congresswoman Michele Bachmann"
By Dave Andrusko For all the quadrennial talk that attempts to minimize the importance of the Iowa caucuses, Iowa’s first-in-the-nation status means the Hawkeye state will play a large role in determining which pro-life Republican faces pro-abortion President Barack Obama in 2012. Which is one reason the Des Moines Register, the state’s dominate paper, begins …Continue reading "The Pro-Life Legacy of Francis Schaeffer"
By Dave Andrusko Just as most Americans have been touched, directly or indirectly by abortion, so too are most Americans painfully aware of the tragic reality of miscarriages. Presidential candidate Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, who described herself at National Right to Life’s convention last week as “100% pro-life, from conception until natural death,” revealed Wednesday that she …Continue reading "Bachmann Talks about the Devastating Impact of Her Miscarriage"
By Dave Andrusko We were driving back from the National Right to Life Convention held in Jacksonville, Florida, Monday when pro-life Michele Bachmann made official what she had all but announced at a June 13 Republican debate in New Hampshire: the three-term Congresswoman from Minnesota was running for President. Bachmann made her announcement in Waterloo, …Continue reading "Pro-Life Congresswoman Michele Bachmann Officially announces her bid for Republican Presidential Nomination"
By Dave Andrusko At the same GOP presidential debate where she firmly but unsurprisingly declared that “I am 100 percent pro-life,” Rep. Michele Bachmann (Minn.) surprised moderator John King when she said, “I filed today my paperwork to seek the office of the presidency of the United States today. And I’ll very soon be making …Continue reading "Pro-Life Rep. Michele Bachmann All but Officially Announces Presidential Bid"