Washington, D.C.– Following last week’s election, the U.S. Senate remains in control of the Republicans, where Senator Mitch McConnell (R-K.Y.) was reelected as majority leader. “For many years, Sen. McConnell has been among the most effective legislative champions of the pro-life cause – and the most skillful obstacle to the forces pushing radical anti-life agendas,” …Continue reading "National Right to Life congratulates the newly-elected prolife Republican leadership teams in the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate."
By Dave Andrusko The creation of a Culture of Life is formed by aa accretions of successful legislative, educational, and political initiatives. Even when courts, as many are wont to do, temporarily strike down protective legislation, it keeps the public’s eye on what pro-abortionists want hidden at all costs: the slaughter of unborn children. I …Continue reading "Pro-abortion publication worries courts can only stem pro-life legislation for so long"
By Dave Andrusko Beginning today, NRL News Today will have the delightful “problem” of trying to keep up with pro-life legislation introduced in the states. Let’s first talk about Kentucky. Jack Brammer of the Lexington Herald-Leader has reported that “Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, said Senate Bill 5 will be heard by a Senate committee …Continue reading "Kentucky expected to “fast-track” pro-life bills"
New Laws are Common Sense Restrictions Today, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit on behalf of several Louisiana abortion businesses and abortionists seeking to challenge all of the new pro-life legislation passed by Louisiana’s Legislature in the 2016 Regular Session. Among those pieces of legislation being challenged are common sense restrictions such as: …Continue reading "Center for Reproductive Rights Challenging All 2016 La. Pro-Life Legislation"
By Dave Andrusko Talk about misleading, or, if you prefer, preemptive spin. Alicia Gibson, described as the chair of Parents and Professionals of Planned Parenthood Cincinnati, takes a sledgehammer to pro-life legislation in Ohio. The photo accompanying her op-ed in the Cincinnati Enquirer is of a smiling Gibson holding a little baby playing with Gibson’s …Continue reading "Why the incremental approach works–and why pro-abortionists hate it"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This appeared in the September digital edition of National Right to Life News. The entire issue can be read at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNewsSept2015.pdf. While I’m 200% aware we still have plenty of challenges ahead, it’s impossible not to be excited about the flurry of activity that is taking place in our nation’s …Continue reading "Pro-lifers introducing plethora of protective laws in Congress"
U.S. House and U.S. Senate to vote on three major pro-life bills in the next five days! Please act NOW! WASHINGTON (September 17, 2015) — The Congress is about to enter into a period of intense activity on major pro-life bills that are backed by the National Right to Life Committee (NRLC). Your prompt action …Continue reading "Right-to-Life Triple Strike in Congress!"
INDIANAPOLIS –Indiana Gov. Mike Pence held a signing ceremony Monday for the aborted fetal remains and prenatal diagnosis information bills. Pence was surrounded by legislators, Hoosiers who testified on the bill, and members of the pro-life community. The aborted fetal remains bill (SEA 329), establishes rules as to how abortion facilities must dispose of aborted …Continue reading "Indiana Gov. Pence Holds Signing Ceremony for Aborted Remains and Prenatal Diagnosis Information Bills"
By Dave Andrusko Now THIS is an interesting headline: “As Statehouse strips abortion rights, where are pro-choice voices?” This could mean a great many things, so let’s see if we can zone in on what Marina Bolotnikova, a columnist for the Toledo Blade, is specifically getting at. That there have been lots of pro-life laws …Continue reading "A chorus of clanking “pro-choice voices”"
By Dave Andrusko One of the most amusing–because it is over-laden with so many layers of hypocrisy–pro-abortion laments is that state governments “waste” so many resources defending the pro-life bills the state has just passed. You see (for lack of a better word) the logic of the argument. Having passed a law that pro-abortionists take …Continue reading "Federal Judge refuses to dismiss frivolous lawsuit filed by pro-abortionists against Amendment 1"
By Dave Andrusko This really does remind you of the old definition of chutzpah: the man who kills his parents and then throws himself on the mercy of the court because he is an orphan. Virtually every single pro-life measure passed in Kansas (or most anywhere else) is challenged in court by one or another …Continue reading "Red-Letter Pro-abortion Hypocrisy"
By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Editor’s note. This story appeared in the April online issue of National Right to Life News at www.nrlc.org/uploads/NRLNews/NRLNewsApril2015.pdf. The next online edition of the “pro-life newspaper of record” will appear in early May. What an honor and a privilege it was when my bosses at National …Continue reading "Bi-Partisan WV Majority Overrides Gov’s Veto of Pain-Capable Bill"