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Nov 18, 2013
Pro-life Leaders Urge Sen. Mark Pryor to Protect Pain-Capable Unborn Babies

“Arkansans deserve to know where Senator Pryor stands when it comes to protecting unborn children and their mothers from the painful death of abortion more than halfway through pregnancy,” said SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser. “We urge him to respect life and to respect the pro-life people of Arkansas by supporting this compassionate legislation. The majority of Americans are opposed to brutal, late abortion – and women support this bill in even higher numbers than men. Senator Pryor should do the right thing and protect the weak and vulnerable from pain. It’s one of the most human things we can do.”

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Nov 15, 2013
Pro-life Groups Join Forces in Albuquerque, NM

National and local pro-life groups including the Susan B. Anthony List, American Values in Action, Live Action, Operation Rescue, Students for Life, Protect ABQ Women & Children, ABQ Deserves Better, ABQ Voters for Late Term Abortion Ban, and New Mexico Right to Life have steadily been campaigning to encourage Albuquerque city voters to support the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Ordinance on November 19. The ordinance would protect babies beginning at 20 weeks, or more than halfway through pregnancy, from the painful death of abortion.

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Nov 14, 2013
Prominent Pro-Life Women Submit SCOTUS Amicus Brief Supporting AZ Law to Protect Babies at 20 Weeks

More than 30 pro-life women lawmakers, all members of the National Pro-life Women’s Caucus, have signed on to a Supreme Court amicus brief appealing the decision of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to overturn Arizona’s law stopping abortions after 20 weeks, more than halfway through pregnancy. In addition to Pro-life Women’s Caucus members, signers include: Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin, Susan B. Anthony List Vice President of Government Affairs former Congresswoman Marilyn Musgrave, and Concerned Women for America President Penny Nance.

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Nov 12, 2013
SBA List Launches TV Campaign in Support of Albuquerque Initiative to Protect Babies Past 20 Weeks
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Nov 7, 2013
Sen. Lindsey Graham Introduces Bill Protecting Babies Past 20 Weeks

LGToday, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) will hold a press conference to introduce the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser will join Senator Graham and other pro-life leaders in support of this historic legislation, which would protect babies beginning at 20 weeks, or more than halfway through pregnancy.

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Nov 5, 2013
Virginia Results Show Urgent Need to Expose Democrat Extremism on Abortion

“Despite being woefully outspent and compromised both by the government shutdown and the ethics scandal faced by Governor Bob McDonnell, Cuccinelli came within inches of victory. The political prognosticators that can often drive election results by their predictions ought not to have given up on him. The results make clear that more support from outside groups in the final weeks could have changed the outcome. Shame on the Republican establishment for abandoning this race and failing to push Ken over the finish line."

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Nov 1, 2013
Sen. Lindsey Graham to Introduce Bill Protecting Babies Past 20 Weeks

LG“A growing number of states and the U.S. House have now voted to end the barbaric practice of late abortion past the point at which the child can feel pain. We applaud Senator Graham and urge all Senators to join him in cosponsoring this compassionate legislation,” said SBA List President Marjorie Dannenfelser

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Oct 31, 2013
New Lozier Report Shows Growing Preference for Ethical, Non-Embryonic Stem Cell Research

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“For decades, stem cells obtained by destroying unique, living human beings were heralded for their potential ability to cure numerous diseases and conditions.  However, while funding for this morally objectionable research initially boomed, efficacious therapies did not. Tracking of funding trends both at the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and in the state of Maryland shows a decisive change in strategy."

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Oct 30, 2013
Sebelius: “I don’t know” When Questioned on Abortion Transparency in Obamacare

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was noncommittal when asked by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL) to fix the abortion funding transparency problems in the state exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act. HHS failure to address the abortion coverage transparency issue in Obamcare is unacceptable. SBA List urges Congress to pass the Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act (H.R. 3279), introduced by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) earlier this month, to address this problem.

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Oct 25, 2013
McAuliffe Won't Stand Up for Women's Health

“Terry McAuliffe says he won’t compromise – but what that really means is he won’t stand up for women’s health. McAuliffe’s refusal to support needed abortion facility health and safety standards shows his unyielding loyalty to the abortion industry.”-- Marjorie Dannenfelser

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