legislation

Jul 26, 2013
North Carolina Pro-Life legislation
Yesterday the North Carolina Senate passed the Safe Harbor for Victims of Sex Trafficking Bill (SB 683) and the Health and Safety Changes Act (SB 353).  Both bills are wonderful accomplishments for women, children, and families in North Carolina and...Read More
Jul 1, 2013
Texas Update: Urgent Action Needed
                          The Texas Legislature convenes for the second special session today, and abortion legislation is sure to occupy...Read More
Jun 28, 2013
North Dakota Legislation Defends Basic Constitutional Rights
Although the Texas late-term abortion bill captured the spotlight this week, North Dakota also faced challenges to abortion legislation on Tuesday. In March, Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed three pro-life bills that require abortion “doctors” to have...Read More
Dec 9, 2011
Planned Parenthood Shows Inconsistency with PRENDA Opposition
Planned Parenthood and NARAL have expressed staunch opposition to Rep. Trent Frank’s (R-ZA) Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA), a bill that would ban sex-selection and race-based abortions. It is ironic that organizations that pride themselves on “...Read More
Oct 14, 2011
Rep. Virginia Foxx Leads Pro-lifers in Protect Life Act Debate
Yesterday’s debate on The Protect Life Act (HR 358) brought abortion to the forefront of American politics once again. For over three hours, House members from both sides of the aisle argued the merit of The Protect Life Act, which would end taxpayer...Read More
Oct 14, 2011
Sheila Jackson Lee's "Heart"-less Floor Speech
During yesterday’s debate on The Protect Life Act (HR 358), Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) argued that the law - which would stop taxpayer funding of abortion and strengthen conscience protections under Obamacare - was an “insidious” attack on...Read More
Aug 3, 2011
Signs of Hope
On what was otherwise a no-good-news Monday, Kathryn Lopez posted this piece of silver lining (A Digital New Feminist Revolution) over at National Review Online. “Signs of Hope” is the tag line for a brand new type of pro-life legislation…that might even...Read More
Mar 4, 2011
Making History in Ohio
This week Ohio state legislators heard from the youngest witness in history - a human being in its 9th week of development! The testimony was conducted via ultrasound from within its mother's womb. Some look at historical moments like these and think...Read More
Jan 11, 2011
Pence Introduces Bill to Stop Planned Parenthood Funding
Have you already signed our Stop Abortion Funding petition? Thanks to your activism we have already reached a milestone in the 112th Congress. Last week, pro-life hero Congressman Mike Pence (R-IN), introduced his “Title X Abortion Provider...Read More
Dec 22, 2010
Legislative Victory: Defense Bill Passed With Abortion Ban Intact
Pro-lifers scored a major legislative victory today with the Senate passage of H.R. 6523, a Department of Defense funding bill which keeps pro-life provisions in place, including a ban on abortions at military base hospitals.The ban had been threatened...Read More