The baseline irrationality of the pro-abortion position

By Dave Andrusko You could hardly go wrong reading anything produced by theologian and author George Weigel. And that blanket praise extends to a piece that ran today on the webpage of the Ethics and Public Policy Center. (Weigel is a Distinguished Senior Fellow of the EPPC and former President.) Titled “The War on (Little) …

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Sex-Selection Abortions’ “teachable moment”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. There is still time to register for the National Right to Life convention June 28-30 and to reserve a hotel room at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in  Arlington, Virginia. Just go to www.nrlconvention.org. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ NRL News Today has carried a great many stories about sex-selection abortions for many reasons. …

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The vote on the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act: the Day After, Part One

By Dave Andrusko There is a kind of eerie unreality (even by the standards of the abortion controversy) about the debate over sex-selection abortions in general, and the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (H.R. 3541), in particular. In one sense it’s like two ships passing in the night. In another sense it’s like what happens when arguments …

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Obama and 168 House Members Defend Sex-Selection Abortion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, May 31, 2012, 2:30 PM EDT For further information: NRLC Media Relations, 202-626-8825, mediarelations@nrlc.org or NRLC Federal Legislation, 202-626-8820, federallegislation@nrlc.org Strong U.S. House majority votes to ban sex-selection abortion NRLC says Obama and 168 U.S. House members “complied with the political demands of pro-abortion pressure groups, rather than defend the coerced …

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President Obama Opposes the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act for provision it does not include

By Dave Andrusko We’ve posted a number of stories and alerts on the vote in the House on the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (H.R. 3541). This bill to ban sex-selection abortions is so important that NRL News Today will return to it again and again. In one of the posts I mentioned that just like Planned …

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A short-term defeat sets the stage for long-term victory

By Dave Andrusko In the days, weeks, and months to come, we will look back at today and see that important groundwork was laid for eventual success. As you already know from reading National Right to Life’s Alert, the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (H.R. 3541) did not pass the House, not because it didn’t have a …

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Action Alert: Phone Calls Needed on Behalf of the “Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act”

By Dave Andrusko As noted in Part Two, the debate on the “Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act” (H.R. 3541) is today, with the actual vote scheduled for Thursday. That gives pro-lifers an additional few hours to go to the Action Alert found at www.capwiz.com/nrlc/callalert/index.tt?alertid=61386501&type=CO. Your phone calls are needed—and quickly! The Action Alert explains why this proposed …

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Action Alert: Phone Calls Needed on Behalf of the “Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act”

By Dave Andrusko I hope you will take the time to read the outstanding letter National Right to Life sent to the House of Representatives explaining why Members should vote to pass a national ban on sex-selection abortions. But because time is of the utmost urgency–the bill reaches the House Wednesday—it is even more important that …

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U.S. House to vote on curbing “war on baby girls”

For immediate release: Friday, May 25, 2012, 3 PM EDT For further information:   NRLC Federal Legislation, 202-626-8820, federallegislation@nrlc.org U.S. House votes Wednesday on bill to ban sex-selection abortions nationwide;  National Right to Life calls on lawmakers to oppose “the escalating war on baby girls” WASHINGTON (May 25, 2012) –  The National Right to Life Committee …

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