Pro-life groups ramped up pressure on lawmakers to pass a 20-week abortion ban on Wednesday, three months after Republican lawmakers refused to take up the bill.
Pro-life groups expressed their displeasure with Senate Democrats Tuesday after an anti-human trafficking bill was blocked on the Senate floor over language that prevents funding in the measure from going toward abortions.
Senate Democrats voted against bringing a bill focused on combating human trafficking to a final vote on Tuesday. The Democrats objected to language in the bill which prevents money from a restitution fund created by the bill to be used for abortions. Republicans have said they will not allow a vote on the confirmation of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch until the human trafficking bill is voted on.
Every January since 1974, on the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, pro-lifers have made their way from around the country to march to the Supreme Court as part of the largest pro-life rally in the United States. The 2015 rally marks the case’s 42nd anniversary.
Pro-life and pro-choice supporters are in a fierce battle over a ballot measure in North Dakota that proposes an amendment to the state’s constitution to protect human life at any stage of development.
Embattled Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts’ ground game is getting a big boost from pro-life Kansans.
Representative Annie Kuster (D., N.H.) held a campaign rally on Wednesday to accept the endorsement of the pro-choice group NARAL. Apparently someone on Kuster’s campaign though it was a good idea to make the whole event Halloween themed—complete with cobwebs and skeletons—to make the point that when it comes to abortion, Republican policies are “truly frightening.”
A Virginia-based non-profit is attempting to fundraise off of a bizarre accusation that Louisiana Senate hopeful Bill Cassidy is not pro-life.