Wednesday, January 29, 2014

National Right to Life News Today 1/29/14

National Right to Life News Today
Topic for January 29, 2014

"The true state of the union lies in your heart and in your home"--Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Pro-life House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.)
Photo credit: AP
  By Dave Andrusko Give President Obama credit. His State of the Union address was everything his administration said in advance it would be: Mr. Go it Alone. And then there was the Republican response

The President's State of the Union address: Reviews are not favorable

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama
 By Dave Andrusko Granted, pro-lifers would not have been expected to anticipate much from President Obama's State of the Union address last night. Indeed, for that matter, given his struggles over most of the last year

Obamacare Rationing is Beginning to Hit Medicare Advantage Plans for Seniors

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama
  By Jennifer Popik, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics In last night's State of the Union address, President Obama continued to misrepresent his health care law while evidence of rationing continues to mount.

New York State Assembly Passes Abortion-Expansion Legislation

Pro-abortion New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  On Monday the New York State Assembly passed the ‘Women's Equality Act,' once again sending the legislation to the New York State Senate. Last year, despite support in both the Assembly and the Senate for nine of the ten

Holocaust Memorial Day – Let's not forget the leading role doctors played

Leo Alexander
  Editor's note. I apologize for posting this late. I just ran across this excellent commentary written by Dr. Peter Saunders who is a former general surgeon and CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organization with 4,500 UK doctors

City of Elgin, Illinois, reaches settlement with pro-life Mobile Pregnancy Services

  By Dave Andrusko A reader of NRL News Today was kind enough to inform me that a settlement had been reached in a lawsuit filed against the city of Elgin, Illinois, over a zoning restriction which effectively prevented TLC

Hobby Lobby Gains Diverse and Widespread Support at Supreme Court

  Amicus Briefs Supporting Religious Freedom Outnumber Government by almost 3-1 Editor's note. The following was distributed by the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. At issue is the controversial HHS mandate that compels employers, including religious groups, to provide health

Euthanasia's Busy Year: Rationing, Involuntary Denial of Treatment, and Direct Killing

Burke Balch, JD & Jennifer Popik, JD
Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics
  By Jennifer Popik, JD & Burke Balch, JD, Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics Editor's note. This column appeared in the January issue of National Right to Life News which can be read in its entirety online

Pro-life advocates gather for Statehouse rally

Students and teachers from Bishop Hendricken High School and LaSalle Academy hold pro-life banners, as members of Stone Refuge sing “Battle Hymn of the Republic.” They gathered Monday at the Statehouse for the Rhode Island Right to Life Committee’s statewide pro-life rally.
By Jessica A. Botelho, Staff Reporter, Rhode Island Catholic PROVIDENCE -- Less than a week after the 41st anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize abortion in the Roe v. Wade case

The print version of National Right to Life News is back as a monthly PDF publication. Read it now!

NewssliderIn a world of vanishing print newspapers it only made sense to switch from printing National Right to Life News to making the "pro-life newspaper of record" available electronically online. The first NRL News was sent out as a PDF

41 years after Roe, Alaska pro-life advocates still have hope

Anchorage Archbishop Roger Schwietz prays at the start of the 14th annual Ecumenical Memorial Prayer Service on January 18th at Anchorage Memorial Park Cemetery.
Photo by Alexandra Theis
  By Alexandra Theis Editor's note. This appeared in the Catholic Anchor, the newspaper of the Archdiocese of Anchorage. It is reprinted with permission. A group of 75 pro-life advocates braved the chill and freezing rain to pray

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