Democrats Filibuster Anti-Human Trafficking Bill Over Abortion Funding

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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.

Young Pro-Lifers Fill National Mall for March for Life

Pro-life demonstrators march past the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, during the annual March for Life.  / AP

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.

This Might Be the Creepiest Pro-Abortion Rally You’ve Ever Seen


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.”