Editor’s note. Gosnell’s Women’s Medical Society abortion clinic was located in West Philadelphia. HARRISBURG, Pa. –“The Kermit Gosnell case is a tragedy on so many levels, not just for our Commonwealth but for our nation,’ said Michael Ciccocioppo, executive director of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation Officials believe Gosnell actually killed hundreds of newborn babies and …Continue reading "Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation responds to guilty verdicts in abortionist Kermit Gosnell’s murder trial"
By Dave Andrusko A tip of the hat to the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation for linking to a new report from the state health department which shows that the number of abortions performed in 2010 dropped 1.4% from 2009 and represents a 44.1% decrease from the highest number which occurred in 1980. Highlights of the report …Continue reading "Abortions Drop in Pennsylvania"
Editor’s note. This good news comes from the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, National Right to Life’s state affiliate. The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has a message for the Obama Administration: The Keystone State should opt out of abortion funding under President Obama’s health care law. The House has passed HB 1977, a common sense piece of …Continue reading "Bill Allowing Pennsylvania to Opt Out of Abortion Funding Passes; Measure Increasing Regulation of Abortion Facilities Approved"
By Dave Andrusko After sloughing through a pile of obstacles, pro-lifers in Pennsylvania have taken an important step forward on two bills. The state House gave final approval yesterday (146-45) to a bill that would move Pennsylvania another step closer to joining the eight other states that have opted out of abortion funding in the …Continue reading "Pennsylvania Close to Passing Two Pro-Life Bills"
By Dave Andrusko One house down, one to go in Pennsylvania. By a lop-sided 148-43, the state House of Representatives Wednesday approved a bill that would hold abortion clinics to the same regulations that apply to freestanding ambulatory surgical center. Michael Ciccocioppo, executive director of the Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation, succinctly explained the objective of House …Continue reading "Pa. House Overwhelmingly Passes Abortion Clinic Measure"