By Paul Stark Sen. Tim Kaine, speaking about abortion in the vice-presidential debate, asked his pro-life opponent [Indiana Gov. Mike Pence]: “[W]hy don’t you trust women to make this choice for themselves? … [W]hy don’t you trust women?” This is popular rhetoric among defenders of abortion, but it seems odd because it completely sidesteps the …Continue reading "The emptiness of ‘trust women’"
By Dave Andrusko As discussed briefly in “Takeaways from last night’s vice presidential debate,” pro-life Indiana Gov. Mike Pence made the case for life eloquently, sincerely, and with conviction. Tim Kaine played the “don’t you trust women?” card–the pro-abortionist’s ultimate ace in the hole–but cleverly segued into another separate set of issues at the end …Continue reading "The vice presidential debate and abortion, Pence carries the day for unborn children"
By Dave Andrusko NRL News Today is posting two stories about last night’s one and only vice presidential debate. Going forward, in my opinion the two most significant takeaways are (1) the answer on abortion of pro-life Indiana Gov. Mike Pence was as thoughtful and as compassionate (including toward the hapless, boxed-in pro-abortion Sen. Tim …Continue reading "Takeaways from last night’s vice presidential debate"
By Dave Andrusko With all the fireworks associated with the first Donald Trump/Hillary Clinton debate (and with two more in the offing), perhaps tonight’s one vice presidential face off will draw less attention than usual. Or it may do just the opposite–attract many more voters than the usual 20% fewer than the presidential debate, given …Continue reading "Abortion likely to come up in VP debate between pro-life Pence and pro-abortion Kaine"
INDIANAPOLIS – Today, the Indiana Right to Life Political Action Committee (PAC) announced its endorsement of businessman Donald Trump and Gov. Mike Pence (R-Indiana) in the race for the White House. Mike Fichter, Chairman of the Indiana Right to Life PAC, said: “We urge pro-life Hoosiers to select Donald Trump and Mike Pence when they …Continue reading "Indiana Right to Life PAC Endorses Trump/Pence"
By Dave Andrusko Last Friday/Saturday, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence spoke at the 11th annual pro-life Values Voter Summit in Washington, DC. I would like to include representative quotes, first an extended quote from Mr. Trump, who spoke on Friday, then a number from Gov. Pence. Mr. …Continue reading "Trump-Pence reaffirm commitment to appointing strict constructionists to Supreme Court, defending Hyde Amendment, and protecting religious liberty"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through September 7. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told us they especially liked over the last five months. This first ran July …Continue reading "“On behalf of my family here and gone”"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. If you want to peruse stories all day long, go directly to nationalrighttolifenews.org and/or follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/daveha If you had a chance to watch “Fox News Sunday” yesterday, you know that moderator Chris Wallace grilled pro-life Indiana Gov. and Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence. Which is …Continue reading "Mike Pence ably defines his pro-life record, says he is “grateful to be standing with Donald Trump in his strong commitment to the right to life”"
By Jay Hobbs Speaking on The O’Reilly Factor on Wednesday night, Republican Vice-Presidential nominee Indiana Gov. Mike Pence made a strong endorsement of community funded pregnancy help organizations. Asked about his thoughts on Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court decision that made abortion on-demand the law of the land in all 50 states, Pence …Continue reading "Mike Pence: “The great work of crisis pregnancy centers is changing hearts, minds every day”"
By Dave Andrusko My wife and I have intently watched the prime time portions of the first two days of the Republican National Convention. Like everyone else, we heard some incredibly powerful speeches and absolutely devastating indictments of pro-abortion Hillary Clinton who will be formally endorsed as the Democrats’ presidential nominee next week. But tonight …Continue reading "Pro-Life Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to speak tonight at GOP convention"
By Dave Andrusko Ending weeks of speculation, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump announced Friday on Twitter, ”I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate.” There will be a Saturday news conference, he added. Mr. Trump had been expected to have the news conference Friday but …Continue reading "Donald Trump selects Pro-Life Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to be his V.P."
WASHINGTON – The president of the National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of state right-to-life affiliates, said Friday that pro-life Indiana Governor Mike Pence is an “excellent choice” for vice president by presumptive Republican nominee Donald J. Trump. Trump announced Pence as his running mate via Twitter Friday morning. A press conference is …Continue reading "Pro-Life Indiana Governor Mike Pence is “excellent choice” for Vice President"