Posts Tagged ‘prolife’

Lies Uncovered – Abortions will be Paid for by Taxpayers

March 15, 2012

From Alan Sears, our Pittsburgh banquet speaker on May 24:

When the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, i.e., ObamaCare, was being debated in public and in Congress during 2010, Americans who supported life were told again and again that the legislation would not cover abortion. But like so many other aspects of Obama’s healthcare overhaul, what was promised and what was received turned out to be two different things – especially considering that many legislators read the bill only after they signed it into law.

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Virginia House Passes Ultrasound Bill, What About PA?

February 23, 2012

The Virginia State House passed a bill requiring that a woman seeking an abortion is given the opportunity to view an ultrasound image first. Read more…

Pennsylvania has similar legislation in our State House, HB 1077 – the Woman’s Right to Know Act, which passed out of committee and is awaiting a full vote in the House. Contact your Representative and Senator and ask them to support HB 1077!

Congressmen Protest President’s Birth Control Mandate

February 9, 2012

From LifeNews.com:

A large group of U.S. Congressmen has sent a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius blasting the administration’s “unprecedented overreach” against the religious freedom of countless Christian schools, hospitals, and charities by forcing them to pay for all contraception, including abortifacients, and sterilizations.

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Report Outlining Planned Parenthood Fraud Presented to Congress

February 9, 2012

From Alliance Defense Fund:

The Alliance Defense Fund Tuesday officially made public its report to Congress identifying waste, abuse, and potential fraud by Planned Parenthood affiliates across the nation that may amount to multiple millions of dollars in wasted taxpayer money. ADF attorneys prepared the report to aid Congress in its investigation of the abortion giant. The Susan B. Anthony List has partnered with ADF on the effort.

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Ultrasound Bill Passes Health Committee

February 7, 2012

The PA House Health Committee passed House Bill 1077, the Woman’s Right to Know Act, with a vote of 15-7 (Republicans and Democrats). The bill now heads to the full House for a vote.

View the roll call here. If your representative is on this committee and voted Yes, please thank them!

Thank you for taking action! If you haven’t yet contacted your representative and asked them to support HB 1077, use our Citizen Action Center today!

Two PA Abortion Clinics Suspend Abortions, Possible Ties to Abortionist Charged with Murder

January 11, 2012

From LifeNews.com:

Two Pennsylvania-based abortion businesses [Allentown and Pittsburgh] with ties to Steven Chase Brigham, the abortion practitioner charged with murder in the deaths of viable unborn children in a two-state operation aimed at avoiding late-term abortion laws, have stopped doing abortions.

 

March for Life on January 23rd

January 11, 2012

The annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. is on January 23rd. Learn more on the national website.

Are you going? Have you been before?

Share your story in the comments below!

Ultrasound Law in Texas Upheld

January 11, 2012

Good news from Texas!

A federal appeals court has upheld a pro-life law in Texas allowing women a chance to see an ultrasound of their unborn child prior to an abortion.

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Vote Tally/Scorecards for House and Senate

December 22, 2011

House and Senate Scorecards for Votes on Abortion Clinic Regulations in Pennsylvania available at http://www.pafamily.org.

Click here to view the scorecards, then contact your legislators and let them know what you think of how they voted. Use our Citizen Action Center.

Scranton Times-Tribune says PA’s new abortion clinic rules are duly rigorous

December 22, 2011

From the Times-Tribune:

Dr. Kermit Gosnel’s “House of Horrors” abortion clinic in Philadelphia did great violence to human beings and to abortion-rights advocates’ mantra that their objective is to make abortion “legal, safe and rare.”

It’s legal. But at Dr. Gosnel’s West Philadelphia operation, it was neither rare nor safe. Nor was it appropriately regulated by state agencies.

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