Patrick Hauf

House Dems Pump Breaks on Taxpayer-Funded Abortion

Presidential hopefuls continue push for pro-abortion position

House Democrats appear at odds with the party's 2020 presidential candidates over using taxpayer dollars to pay for abortions. The Democrat-led House of Representatives is reportedly backing away from repealing the Hyde Amendment, the 1976 policy that has prevented federal funding for abortion. Democrats have debated sneaking a repeal of Hyde into the $190 billion Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education appropriations bill. If it were to pass, federal taxpayer dollars could directly be used to pay for abortions. But supporters have run into opposition from within their own ranks.

Pinterest Bans Pro-Life Group

Whistleblower: Pro-life site deliberately targeted

Pinterest permanently suspended the pro-life Live Action from its platform hours after the group spoke out against censorship on the social media site.

Maine Could Become 9th Assisted Suicide State

Democrat-controlled legislature passes bill allowing terminally ill to receive lethal medication

A doctor holds up a drug testing kit which is used as part of assisted suicidesThe Democrat-led Maine Legislature voted to legalize assisted suicide. The bill would allow doctors to prescribe terminally ill patients with fatal drugs. The House passed the bill on Monday by a margin of one vote, leading the Senate to pass the bill to the desk of Democratic governor Janet Mills with a vote of 19-16.

Abortions Survivors Testify to Trauma

Women tell House Dems to remember them as they block Born Alive Legislation

U.S. Capitol buildingTwo women who survived abortion are hoping their stories can help sway House Democrats who are blocking legislation that would ensure care for other newborns.