A group of 67 national and state pro-life groups in a letter to Congress warned them to not pass an Obamacare prop-up bill without Hyde Amendment language.
Thursday night Sioux County Democrats hosted a conversation with three representatives from Planned Parenthood of Iowa Voters PAC.
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) during CNN’s town hall said that money is fungible. Taxpayer money for Planned Parenthood allows them to use other money for abortions.
Hillary Clinton has pledged to end the Hyde Amendment that prohibited federal funding of abortion. Donald Trump has pledged to protect the landmark policy.
The delegates at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia approved a party platform that supports taxpayer funding of abortion.
U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) Ernst urged Democrats to end the political theatrics citing opposition to Hyde Amendment and move forward with the bill.
The Government Accountability Office issued a report that concludes that the Obamacare rules for abortion funding were ignored by the Obama administration.
What exactly does Mitt Romney think he has to gain by saying there is no prolife legislation in his agenda?
Last week Iowa Department of Human Services Chief, Chuck Palmer, denied a petition from 41 Iowa Legislators protesting taxpayer funding of abortions that were defunded in 2011. Today Marlys Popma, the Chairman of the Board and President of Iowa Right to Life applied pressure on Governor Branstad to reverse Palmer’s decision: Iowa Right to Life […]
Which basically makes this meaningless. Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) admits on TV that the executive order can’t change the law. Now she references the Hyde Amendment language, but what she fails to say is that has to be renewed every year. Do you think she’ll vote in favor of doing that? Please. But the […]
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gave an unusual (and rare) interview for the New York Times. She weighed in favor of Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination, as well as, shared her thoughts on abortion: Q: If you were a lawyer again, what would you want to accomplish as a future feminist legal agenda? JUSTICE GINSBURG: […]
W. James Antle, III today at The American Spectator wrote that while President Obama and the Democratic Congress have avoided high-profile fights on contentious social issues like the Freedom of Choice Act, and gays in the military it doesn’t mean they are not moving quietly behind the scenes. Most notably in appropriations bills, and the […]
The election is coming up very quickly. I know there are many of my brothers and sisters in Christ who just don’t like Senator John McCain. I also know some my mostly younger evangelical brethren who have been swayed by the rhetoric of the Obama campaign and “progressive” evangelical groups like Sojourners and the Matthew […]