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Members of Democrats for Life of America rally outside the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee in August 2020

Louisiana's First Lady joins Democrats for Life advisory board 

Donna Edwards, the first lady of Louisiana, has joined the advisory board of Democrats for Life, the pro-life group announced... Read more

Former president Jimmy Carter. Credit: Nagel Photography/Shutterstock

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

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Aug. 17, 2020: Pro-life democrats   Credit: Aaron of L.A. Photography/Shutterstock

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

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Aug. 17, 2020: Pro-life democrats   Credit: Aaron of L.A. Photography/Shutterstock

Democrats for Life: Some PR firms fear ‘backlash’ for working with pro-life candidates

Pro-life Democratic political candidates have encountered resistance from some public relations firms not willing to work with them, one pro-life... Read more

Dan Lipinski calls for protection of 'most vulnerable' as he leaves US Congress

On Sunday, one of the last pro-life House Democrats said farewell to Congress after serving eight terms.  Read more

House of Representatives.

ANALYSIS: Pro-life Democrats are gone from Congress, now what?

The consolidation of pro-life votes within one political party raises questions about the movement’s long-term political interests. If only one party... Read more

Rep. John DeBerry. Courtesy photo.

Civil rights champion, pro-life Democrat loses reelection bid in Tennessee

Longtime Tennessee state representative, civil rights champion, and pro-life Democrat John DeBerry lost his reelection bid on Tuesday evening. DeBerry... Read more

Voting booths on Election Day.

Democrats for Life following Congressional and state races

While the Democratic platform includes support for taxpayer-funded abortion, on demand, throughout a pregnancy, several candidates at the local, state, and national level... Read more

Louisiana voters will decide whether to amend constitution to exclude 'right to abortion'

Voters in Louisiana will decide Nov. 3 on a constitutional amendment, authored by a pro-life Democrat, which would prevent Louisiana’s... Read more

Re. John DeBerry. Courtesy photo.

Pro-life Democrat, 'delisted' by party, runs for TN House as independent

A pro-life Tennessee state representative is running as an independent after was ousted from the Democratic Party for his views... Read more

Over 100 Democratic politicians call for platform changes to welcome pro-lifers

More than 100 Democratic politicians have sent a letter to the party’s Platform Committee, calling for changes in the platform... Read more

Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN). CNA file photo.

Pro-life Democrats hail Minnesota primary win

One of the last remaining pro-life Democrats in Congress won a primary victory in Minnesota’s 7th Congressional District on Tuesday.  Read more

Texas capitol building, Austen.

Texas pro-life Democrat wins run-off primary election

Pro-life State Sen. Eddie Lucio won his Democratic primary race on Tuesday, after being the target of aggressive negative campaigning... Read more

State Sen. Katrina Jackson. CNA file photo.

Louisiana abortion law's author denounces Supreme Court decision

Lawmakers, legal scholars, and pro-life leaders all criticized a Supreme Court ruling on Monday that overturned state safety regulations for abortion... Read more

Chicago, Illinois/USA - March 2, 2020: A sign for early voting in the primary elections.

How coronavirus is affecting pro-life Democrat's primary campaign

On Tuesday,  Illinois Democrats will choose their presidential candidate. Residents of Chicago’s south side will also choose between eight-term Catholic Congressman Dan... Read more

Presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar speaking at the Democratic National Convention summer session in San Francisco, California.

Klobuchar open to pro-life votes, not pro-life laws

Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar repeated her openness to pro-life voters but said that she is against proposed restrictions on abortion.  Read more

January 20, 2020: Presidential hopeful Amy Klobuchar (D) speaks in South Carolina.

Klobuchar says pro-life Democrats 'are a part of our party'

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar said on Tuesday that she would not shut pro-life Democrats out of the party.  Read more

Campaign signs ahead of the Feb. 3, 2020, Iowa caucus.

How did pro-life Democrats caucus in Iowa?

With recent polling suggesting that there are as many as 21 million pro-life Democrats in the country, their support, and... Read more

Pete Buttigieg, Democratic presidential candidate, speaks to the crowd at a political rally.

'We’ve had enough': Pro-life Democrat blasts Mayor Pete

Pro-life Democrats are “fed up” over the party’s staunch support of abortion and need to let the presidential candidates know... Read more

Crowds at the 2020 March for Life.

Pro-life Democrat calls for 'unity' for life

Pro-life unity comes before party loyalty, a Democratic state senator said Friday at the national March for Life on Friday.  Read more