Last week, the House passed a nearly $2 trillion COVID relief bill without including the Hyde Amendment, a departure from last year’s CARES Act which included the abortion funding restrictions and which received bipartisan support.
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Ahead of March for Life, 2 Democratic State Lawmakers Discuss the Pro-Life Movement and the Theme of ‘Unity’
Kentucky House of Representatives Minority Whip Angie Hatton and Hawaii state Sen. Mike Gabbard are among the speakers for the virtual March for Life.
The pro-life Susan B. Anthony List and its partner Women Speak Out PAC are “all-in” for the two Republicans Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue, spending more than $4 million in the two races and aiming to reach 1 million voters before election day.
Given Colorado’s role as a strongly Democratic state and its role in passing the first law to legalize abortion in 1967, Kristen Day of Democrats for Life said passage of a late-term abortion ban would be “huge.”
Rep. John DeBerry was one of more than 100 Democrats at the federal, state, and local levels who recently asked the platform committee of the Democratic National Convention to moderate the abortion language in the party’s platform.
Adversity shown to contingent at ‘most hostile’ Democratic National Convention ever.
At the DNC Convention this week in Wisconsin, Fr. James Martin will offer a benediction and Sr. Simone Campbell will offer an invocation Thursday.
‘We know how important this issue is, protecting life, and we need to keep fighting,’ the outgoing representative counsels.
Sen. Klobuchar’s comments came as Democratic voters headed to the polls for the New Hampshire primary Feb. 11 and after fellow candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. said on Saturday that support for abortion “is an absolutely essential part of being a Democrat.”
On Saturday, Sen. Bernie Sanders—the longest-serving politically independent member of Congress in U.S. history—said that support for abortion “is an absolutely essential part of being a Democrat.”