Wednesday, July 24, 2013

National Right to Life News This Today 7/24/2013

Topics for July 24, 2013


Time running out for North Carolina Senate to concur with House-passed pro-life measure

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory
By Dave Andrusko An Action Alert sent out by North Carolina Right to Life is urging pro-lifers to immediately contact Republican state Senators to vote for the House-passed SB 353. 

The End of “Surgical” Abortion?

Randall K. O'Bannon, Ph.D.
By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL-ETF Director of Education & Research Visit the website for Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, and look for “surgical abortion” in the “Abortion” section of their “Health Services and Information” heading.

Pro-abortionists go on nation-wide rant

Po-abortion Texas state Senator Wendy Davis
By Rai Rojas Thanks in large part to pro-lifers on social media, Americans are realizing that Texas state Senator Wendy Davis did not stand for almost half a day to save a dying man.

Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast agrees to pay $1.4 million for fraudulently overbilling Texas Medicaid Program

By Dave Andrusko The linchpin of the pro-abortion argument that Kermit Gosnell was an “outlier” and a “renegade” who was not representative of the abortion industry is to hold up Planned Parenthood as the model.

Wendy Davis: the latest mythic pro-abortion figure

Pro-abortion Texas state Senator Wendy Davis
By Dave Andrusko I had just finished reading Glenn Frankel’s “The Searchers: The Making of an American Legend,” an entertaining, thoughtful analysis of one of the best Westerns ever made that starred John Wayne.

Obama’s approval numbers continue to drop

Pro-abortion President Barack Obama
By Dave Andrusko I decided to wait a day or two to see how indicative Monday McClatchy-Marist poll numbers were of President Obama’s popularity. They were the worst but other surveys also show the President well under 50% approval.

Future French Leaders Learn from National Right to Life

By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director On July 17, Derrick Jones, National Right to Life Communications Director, and Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director, spoke to members of the Tocqueville Fellowship.

Unplanned and Loved: Website strengthens moms with hopeful stories

Jill, her husband, and their five children.
By Christina Martin Editor’s note. This appeared at Jill Thaxton is a wife, mother of five, writer, and educator, and the creator of an uplifting new website, “Pregnant and Unplanned; Stories of Encouragement.”

Irish Government passes anti life “Protection of Life in Pregnancy Bill 2013”

President of Ireland Michael D Higgins
By Pat Buckley, European Life Network The Irish Government has passed all stages of the so called “Protection of Life in Pregnancy Bill 2013” which will now be sent to the President Michael D Higgins for signature.

“You Can Fairly Judge the Character of Society by How It Treats the Weak, the Vulnerable, the Most Easily Forgotten”

President Bush after delivering 2005 commencement address at Concordia University.
Editor’s note: For the most part, commencement addresses come and go, making nary a ripple. I remember the speech at my own college graduation mostly for the weather: the heavens opened up about two-thirds through a thoroughly arid speech.

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