Today Susan B. Anthony List’s Candidate Fund PAC announced its endorsement of U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) for re-election.
Joe Biden quoted Saint Pope John Paul II today saying “Be not afraid, be not afraid.”
Today Susan B. Anthony List’s Candidate Fund PAC announced its endorsement of U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) for re-election.
Today, presumed Democratic presidential nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden stated that abortions are “essential health care that cannot be delayed” during the COVID-19 pandemic. Biden’s statement was in response to a question during a virtual town hall in which pro-abortion former 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton endorsed him.
Today former Vice President Joe Biden advanced one step closer to securing the Democratic Party presidential nomination as U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders dropped out of the race. The national pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) responded in a statement:
For more than 30 years, Democratic Party leaders have been trying to kick pro-lifers out of the party. This year, when they need pro-life voters more than ever, leading Democrats are still more determined to alienate them.
This week the pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) filed an amicus brief in June Medical Services L.L.C. v. Gee, a major abortion case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court. The case involves a Louisiana law that requires abortionists to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of where they perform an abortion. The law was introduced in 2014 by Democratic State Representative Katrina Jackson and passed by overwhelmingly bipartisan majorities in both the Louisiana House and Senate. Oral arguments will be heard on March 4 of this year with a decision expected by the end of June or early July.
This week, Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) introduced the Support and Value Expectant (SAVE) Moms & Babies Act to prevent approval of new abortion drugs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), prevent the loosening of FDA regulation of already-approved abortion drugs, and prevent abortion drugs from being dispensed remotely by mail or through telemedicine. The House version of this bill was introduced in September by Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH).
Today Bradley Mattes, president of Life Issues Institute and of the International Right to Life Federation, praised United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar for their recent letter inviting world leaders to join the U.S. in standing against efforts within the United Nations to create an international right to abortion on demand.