Abortion, Hyde Amendment

Biden and Abortion: His Devastating ‘D-Day’

COMMENTARY: June 6, 2019, marked a fateful turn in Biden’s long drift away from his Church’s opposition to abortion. By Paul Kengor, National Catholic Register, January 5, 2021 The day was a Thursday, June 6, 2019. It was the 75th anniversary of D-Day. And for Joe Biden, it seems in... read more

If Georgia gets two Democrat senators, the Hyde Amendment will die

If the two Senate seats in Georgia go to Democrats, it will end the Hyde Amendment for the first time in 43 years. By Fr. Jim Hewes, LifeSite News, December 22, 2020 The Hyde Amendment was implemented in 1977 (passed in the House of Representatives with a 312–93 vote), which meant that... read more

Bishop Chairmen Commend Administration for Enforcing Conscience Laws on Abortion

USCCB Public Afairs Office, December 17, 2020 WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office for Civil Rights announced yesterday that it is taking corrective action against the University of Vermont Medical Center (UVMMC) and the State of California for violating... read more

Biden’s OMB Nominee Heads Think Tank with History of Anti-Religious Freedom Advocacy

Neera Tanden was a strong backer of federally mandated contraception coverage, seeing it as a way to advance her vision of reproductive health, to overcome pro-abortion rights defeats, and to marginalize critics of abortion. Neera Tanden, Joe Biden's nominee for director of the Office of... read more

Democrats in Congress call pro-life Hyde Amendment ‘clearly racist’

The Hyde Amendment has been passed every single year, no matter the party of the president or the party in control of Congress. By Michael Haynes, LifeSite, December 8, 2020 The Hyde Amendment prevents federal funding of abortions except “to save the life of the woman,” or in the case of... read more

Cardinal Sean O’Malley Rebukes Priest for Endorsing Pro-Abortion Joe Biden: He’s Violating Church Teaching

By Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews, August 28, 2020 Cardinal Sean O’Malley said respect for every human life is “of the highest priority” for the Catholic Church after a priest in his diocese publicly endorsed pro-abortion Democrat Joe Biden. “The Catholic community has the right to expect... read more

Over 100 Democratic politicians call for platform changes to welcome pro-lifers

Catholic News Agency, August 14, 2020 More than 100 Democratic politicians have sent a letter to the party’s Platform Committee, calling for changes in the platform to accept pro-life Democrats and assure them that their view will be respected. “In the U.S., pro-life Democrats have been... read more

Joe Biden Says He Will Force Americans to Fund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

By Steven Ertelt, LifeNews, July 27, 2020 Joe Biden announced his “women’s agenda” today and the presumptive Democrat presidential nominee indicated he will force Americans to fund the Planned Parenthood abortion business, which kills future women and men in abortions. “As President,... read more

Coronavirus aid bill passes Senate, blocks loans to Planned Parenthood

By Catholic News Agency, March 26, 2020 The Senate passed a massive relief package Wednesday night to counter the economic damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The measure passed unopposed, and contained provisions excluding abortion providers like Planned Parenthood from access to... read more

Texas Abortion Clinics Ordered to Stop Killing Babies: Abortions are Not “Medically Necessary”

By Steven Ertelt, LifeNews, March 23, 2020 A Texas pro-life group says it has become the second state to order abortion businesses to stop killing unborn babies in abortions. Several states have issued orders requiring that all non-essential and elective surgeries be stopped. The state of... read more

Nancy Pelosi is Once Again Trying to Force Americans to Fund Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz

By Steven Ertelt, LifeNews, March 23, 2020 For the second time in as many weeks, Speaker Nancy Pelosi is attempting to exploit the coronavirus crisis to push her abortion agenda on the American people. During the development of the first stimulus bill to tackle the coronavirus situation,... read more