"Our hope is that our argument is persuasive," he said, noting the cruelty of abortion.
Last week, President Biden reversed the Mexico City Policy, allowing for funding of international pro-abortion groups in U.S. family planning and global health assistance. Biden has also ordered a review of Title X regulations, the first step toward once again allowing federal funding of domestic groups that refer for abortions or are co-located with abortion clinics.
On the 48th anniversary of the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion nationwide, Biden also stated his commitment to codifying Roe in law.
White House press secretary Jen Psaki said on Wednesday that Biden had "long" supported revoking the Mexico City Policy, and was simply "delivering on promises he made on the campaign trail" by opposing pro-life policies and supporting Roe v. Wade.
Regarding any hope of bipartisanship in the House, Smith said he hoped pro-life Democrats would once again reappear in the House.
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"I'm hoping that the Democrat Party, at the grassroots, takes back its party and says, 'we have always been for the little guy, the little gal. We have always been for the least of our brethren,'" Smith said.
"Well the unborn child is the least of the least because they have been just completely written out of our law," he said.
Over in the Senate, one senator introduced a bill on Wednesday to stop funding of abortion promoters, after President Biden last week allowed for such funding to once again continue.
Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) introduced the Protecting Life in Foreign Assistance Act on Wednesday, to "permanently stop the use of our foreign aid money from funding or promoting abortions overseas," he said in his remarks on the Senate Floor.