From Rhode Island Right to Life Last night, the Senate Judiciary Committee defeated the Senate version of the radical abortion-expansion bill by a vote of 4 Yeas to 5 Nays, while holding the House version of the bill for further study. A troubling statement, purportedly from the office of the Senate President, was subsequently posted …Continue reading "Big victory in R.I., but pro-aborts not giving in"
Time is short. Email your Rhode Island state Senator now. The Senate Judiciary Committee will be voting TUESDAY MAY 14 on the Senate counterpart version (2019 – S 152 Sub A) of the New York/Virginia style abortion expansion bill already passed by the House on March 7. An IMMEDIATE and MASSIVE pro-life OUTCRY is CRITICAL. …Continue reading "Rhode Island Legislative Alert"
Join us on Tuesday May 14, at the Rhode Island State House to stand up against the New York and Virginia style abortion extremism now being pushed here in Rhode Island. We also hope that you and many others can join us from 3:30 to 4:30 pm on Wednesday, May 1, Thursday May 2, Tuesday …Continue reading "Rhode Island Rally Against Abortion Extremism Moved to Tuesday, May 14"
Join us on Thursday, May 9, at the Rhode Island State House to stand up against the New York and Virginia style abortion extremism now being pushed here in Rhode Island. We also hope that you and many others can join us from 3:30 to 4:30 pm on Wednesday, May 1, Thursday May 2, Tuesday …Continue reading "Rhode Island Rally Against Abortion Extremism Moved to Thursday, May 9"
By Rhode Island Right to Life With the spring legislative recess now behind us, we are heading into the final stretch at the State House. We need your help to hold the line for 8 more weeks. If you have not yet done so, please respond to our ASSISTED SUICIDE ACTION ALERT – and join …Continue reading "Assisted Suicide and Abortion: This Week at the Rhode Island State House"
House Bill Number 2019–H5555 — sponsored by Representatives Ajello, Knight, Kislak, Cassar, and Tanzi, which seeks to legalize Assisted Suicide in Rhode Island, has been scheduled for a hearing on Wednesday, March 27, before the House Committee on Health, Education, and Welfare. The hearing will be held in Room 101 at the “Rise of the …Continue reading "Rhode Island Pro-Life State Legislative Alerts"
By Dave Andrusko A tweet from Gayle Goldin, the Senate Deputy Majority Whip, probably says everything from the pro-abortion point of view about last night’s 44-30 House vote in favor of the Reproductive Privacy Act, a radical pro-abortion bill in Rhode Island: My heart is exploding with joy. Thank you to my House colleagues, especially …Continue reading "R.I. House passes radically pro-abortion “Reproductive Privacy Act,” 44-30"
By Dave Andrusko Following 9-7 passage in the House Judiciary Committee, the full Rhode Island House of Representatives is scheduled to vote Thursday or Friday on a radical abortion bill very much like that passed in New York and turned back in Virginia. The vote was especially bitter in that House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello allowed …Continue reading "R.I. House Judiciary Committee narrowly passes radical abortion bill"
By Dave Andrusko Tuesday is “D” Day for a radical abortion bill which is scheduled to be heard in the Rhode Island House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee. As per usual, when the initial version ran into a storm of protest, meaningless “revisions” were trotted out which supporters of the abortion bill insisted met many pro-life …Continue reading "R.I. House Judiciary Committee to hear radical pro-abortion bill on Tuesday"
By Dave Andrusko A little over a week ago we reposted an Action Alert from Rhode Island Right to Life on impending legislative hearings on two “New York style abortion bills”– H 5125 and H 5127. According to legal experts consulted by NRLC’s state affiliate Both H 5127 and H 5125 would: Eliminate any constitutional …Continue reading "Pro-abortion R.I. Gov. lobbies for abortion on demand bill"
A total of 2,381 bills were filed during the 2018 session of the Rhode Island General Assembly, 1366 in the House and 1015 in the Senate, all of which we have reviewed. Over a dozen of these bills related directly to life issues (i.e., abortion, euthanasia, and conscience rights), while dozens more had potential indirect …Continue reading "A Legislative Update from Rhode Island Right to Life"
Click here to email your state Senator now. The Rhode Island Senate Judiciary Committee has scheduled a hearing on Planned Parenthood’s EXTREME abortion bill (2018 – S2163) for Thursday, May 31. The bill is scheduled for hearing only, and we do not anticipate movement on the bill this late in the session. It is however …Continue reading "Action Alert from Rhode Island Right to Life"