Abortion, late-term, after birth

Arkansas governor signed strict abortion bill ‘because it is a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade’

by Jake Dima, Washington Examiner, March 21, 2021Republican Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson revealed he signed a near-total abortion ban in his state "because it is a direct challenge to Roe v. Wade." During a segment of CNN's State of the Union on Sunday, Hutchinson was asked if he signed the... read more

Alabama House Passes Bill to Stop Infanticide, Protect Babies Born Alive After Botched Abortions

By Micaiah Bilger, LifeSite New, March 20, 2021 The Alabama House approved a pro-life bill to protect newborn babies from infanticide Thursday, inspired by a woman named Gianna Jessen who survived an abortion attempt on her life. The Montgomery Advertiser reports Gianna’s Law (House Bill... read more

Why this South Carolina Democrat bucked his party and voted for the ‘heartbeat’ abortion ban

Catholic News Agency, February 18, 2021 Only two South Carolina House Democrats voted to ban on most abortions in the state on Wednesday, and one of them explained that his “consistent” view on the right to life helped him overcome reservations about the legislation. Rep. Russell Ott (D)... read more

The Misadventures of a Pro-life Senator

By Hadley Arkes, Catholic Thing, February 9, 2021 In the British comic Review in the 1960s, Beyond the Fringe, a commanding officer in the Royal Air Force sought to persuade a pilot to go on a kamikaze mission. “Smedley,” he said, “we need someone at this moment to make a [Grand] Futile... read more

‘Born-Alive’ Amendment Fails Again in the Senate

Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Bob Casey, D-Penn., were the only two Democrats who joined Senate Republicans in supporting Sasse’s amendment. National Catholic Register, February 5, 2021 WASHINGTON — On Thursday evening, the Senate rejected a measure requiring care for babies who... read more

Pro-Lifers Pleasantly Surprised at Kentucky’s Enactment of ‘Born-Alive’ Bill

The bill had received support from members of both political parties and was passed overwhelmingly by votes of 76-18 in the state house and 32-4 in the state senate. Catholic News Agency, January 25, 2021 FRANKFORT, Ky. — A Kentucky bill requiring appropriate medical care for babies... read more

Massachusetts lawmakers override governor’s veto, expand abortion access for minors

The pro-life Massachusetts Family Institute called the legislation ‘Infanticide Act.’ By Patrick Delaney, LifeSite News, January 24, 2021 BOSTON, Massachusetts, January 4, 2021 (LifeSiteNews) – Despite efforts on the part of local pro-life activists, Massachusetts legislators last week... read more

20 states back Kentucky in asking Supreme Court to uphold dismemberment abortion ban

The National Abortion Federation’s own instructional materials describe dismemberment abortions as 'grasping a fetal part,' then 'withdraw[ing] the forceps while gently rotating it' to achieve 'separation.' By Calvin Freiburger, LifeSite News, December 12, 2020 December 12, 2020... read more

Catholic Archbishop: Joe Biden Should Not Receive Communion, He Supports “Great Evil” of Abortion

By Micaiah Bilger, LifeNews, December 4, 2020 Addressing a controversy among Catholic bishops about Joe Biden, Archbishop Charles Chaput said the presumed presidential winner should not receive communion because he supports the “great evil” of abortion. “When bishops publicly announce... read more

Joe Biden’s Catholic faith has shaped his life and approach to politics. How will it shape his presidency?

By Jazmine Ulloa, Boston Globe Staff, November 28, 2020 WASHINGTON — On the morning of one of the most consequential days in his life, and maybe the nation’s history, too, Joe Biden attended Mass at the unassuming Roman Catholic church near his Delaware home. The trip wasn’t a... read more

Planned Parenthood Leaders Admit Under Oath to Killing Babies in Illegal Partial-Birth Abortions

By Stven Ertelt, LifeNEws, August 24, 2020 The Center for Medical Progress released horrific new video footage today showing Planned Parenthood leaders admitting to killing babies in illegal partial-birth abortions to obtain their body parts for sale for grisly research. The new video... read more