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2009-12-19 12:40:00

Calls on Senator Ben Nelson to Not Sell Out Pro-life Cause WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) released his long awaited "manager's amendment" with new language dealing with the abortion issue. The new language is being trumpeted as including an opt-out provision that actually makes the opt-out provision in the original bill worse by requiring the state to either cover all abortions or opt out of all abortions. This will make it...

2009-12-18 16:05:00

'Compromise' would make citizens pay for others' abortions Senate should mirror House of Representative's Hyde amendment language Bill doesn't meet goals of affordability, fairness to legal immigrants, protection of life WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Responding to reports of a new "compromise" proposal on abortion in the U.S. Senate's health care reform bill, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo today reaffirmed the position of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops that the...

2009-12-18 11:28:00

Pennsylvania Pro-lifers and "Truth Truck" to hold vigil at Casey's home in Scranton area; "Truth Truck" has graphic images of aborted babies. SCRANTON, Pa., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Diana Roccograndi, Team Leader, Insurrecta Nex: Pennsylvania pro-lifers to hold vigil at Casey's home; "A Vote for Cloture is a vote for murder by abortion." Beginning this evening, December 18, pro-lifers from PA will hold a daily vigil at Senator Casey's home...

2009-12-08 18:24:00

FRC Action Launches TV Ads, Phone Calls Into Five Key States WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This evening, the Nelson-Hatch abortion anti-funding amendment to the "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" was "tabled" by a vote of 54-45, thus killing any hope to make the health care bill abortion neutral. The Nelson-Hatch amendment would have prevented government funding for elective abortion in the public option or subsidies for health plans in the government run exchange...

2009-12-08 17:21:00

"A vote to table the amendment is a vote against the Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment. A majority of Senators effectively endorsed the abortion lobby's goal of mainstreaming abortion as health care." -- Charmaine Yoest WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Senate voted today to table the Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment, which would have maintained existing law by prohibiting both federal funding of abortion and government-mandated abortion coverage. Without the explicit ban on...

2009-12-07 17:07:00

"Without the Nelson-Hatch-Casey amendment, America is on the verge of the largest expansion of abortion funding since Roe v. Wade." -- Charmaine Yoest WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senators Ben Nelson (D-NE), Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Robert Casey (D-PA) have offered an amendment that would prohibit federal funding for abortion and for insurance plans that cover abortion. This amendment could be offered for a vote as early as today - and unless it passes, the final health...

2009-12-02 10:17:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pro-abortion activists will lobby Washington on Wednesday, December 2 in their campaign against the U.S. House bill's pro-life Stupak-Pitts Amendment. Americans United for Life President and CEO Charmaine Yoest released this statement in response to the abortion lobby's effort to expand taxpayer funding of abortion: "By confusing abortion with health care, the feminist groups and the abortion lobby actually demean women with their argument...

2009-11-21 20:13:00

"This bill provides for an unprecedented expansion of federally-funded abortion. What is health care about if it is not for preserving and protecting human life? If the bill is not amended, it must be defeated." Charmaine Yoest WASHINGTON, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans United for Life Action President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest responded to tonight's vote in the Senate by releasing the following statement: "This was a pro-abortion vote tonight because this bill provides...

2009-11-21 19:47:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tonight, in a partisan vote, the U.S. Senate voted to proceed to Senator Reid's version of the government takeover of health care. Among the several objectionable items included in this bill; like the public option, employer and individual mandates, is the government funding for elective abortion, which is the most onerous and morally objectionable. Additionally the bill provides subsidies for private plans that cover elective abortion. The...

2009-11-20 17:11:00

CCHD Still in Denial as Nov. 22 Collection Approaches WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The following is a joint release of American Life League, Human Life International and Bellarmine Veritas Ministry: As thousands of Catholic parishes across the country prepare for the annual Catholic Campaign for Human Development collection Nov. 22, shocking new developments have launched a groundswell of protest from Catholics around the country. A coalition including American Life...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.