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Pro-life Democrats appeal to Jimmy Carter to save the Hyde Amendment

The group Democrats for Life of America is appealing to former President Jimmy Carter in its effort to preserve the... Read more

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Pro-life Democrats organize ‘Day of Action’ in support of Hyde Amendment

The group Democrats for Life of America announced on Tuesday that they will organize a nationwide “Day of Action” in... Read more

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House passes COVID relief, pro-life groups warn it funds abortion

The House passed a massive COVID relief bill on Friday without protections against abortion funding. Read more

The US capitol building.

Congressional Democrats back taxpayer-funded abortion – but dodge a fight

Though a majority of Americans oppose taxpayer-funded abortion, leading Democrats in Congress have repeated their opposition to the Hyde Amendment... Read more

Irish abortion group returns Soros money – but big questions linger

Facing legal scrutiny over foreign funding of efforts to fight Ireland’s anti-abortion law, a pro-abortion rights group has returned a... Read more

Catholics for Choice 'woefully' misrepresent Church teaching

After a dissenting Catholic group recently circulated an ad campaign promoting publicly funded abortions, bishops have fired back by reaffirming... Read more

Pro-life demonstators in Washington, D.C.

Criticism of abortion funding in health care law spans party lines

Pro-life Republicans and Democrats alike have voiced condemnation for the findings of a recent report showing that federal subsidies are... Read more

Cardinal Sean O'Malley speaks with CNA in Rome on Feb. 4, 2013.

Cardinal O’Malley: Congress must remedy taxpayer abortion funding

The head of the U.S. bishops’ pro-life committee has renewed a call for Congressional action after a new report verified... Read more

U.S. President Barack Obama.

Deluge of criticism after abortion funding revealed in health care law

Pro-life groups have responded forcefully to a new report finding that despite promises from President Barack Obama, more than 1,000... Read more

Sr. Carol Keehan, president of the Catholic Health Association.

CHA's Sister Carol Keehan Insists Obamacare Bars Federal Dollars for Abortion: Is She Right?

Does the Affordable Care Act (ACA) permit federal dollars for elective abortion, in a sharp departure from legislative precedent?  Read more

Diane Black (R-Tenn.).

Ban on taxpayer abortion funding passes US House

The U.S. House of Representatives on Jan. 28 passed bipartisan legislation to further restrict federal abortion funding by a vote... Read more