This week four major news outlets conducted two polls which included a question about limiting late-term abortion. Below we have summarized the findings of the two polls: Washington Post/ABC News (56%/27%) The Washington Post and ABC News contracted polling company Capital Insight for their poll. This poll which ran from July 18 to 21 asked the […]
Charmaine Yoest, President & CEO of Americans United for Life appeared on Bret Baier’s show on FOX News on July 8, 2013. The segment was presented by reporter Shannon Bream.
Over the past 10 days, William (Bill) L. Saunders, J.D., Senior Vice President of Legal Affairs & Senior Counsel for Americans United for Life was in Ireland as the Irish parliament considered a bill to legalize abortion in certain circumstances. Though the largest protest march in Irish history (60,000 attended) was held against the bill, […]
“It is a national disgrace that ‘house of horrors’ clinics like that of Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell have been allowed to maim and kill women,” said AUL’s Dr. Charmaine Yoest. “Texas’ common-sense regulation of Big Abortion has broad public support for good reason: Abortion providers should not be permitted to keep profits high by gutting […]
This week Bloomberg Businessweek featured the work of Americans United for Life in two articles. Below are excerpts of the two articles. Bloomberg Businessweek: Politics & Policy – July 11, 2013 ‘Roe v. Wade’ Is State Anti-Abortion Laws’ Ultimate Target “When North Dakota’s Republican Governor Jack Dalrymple signed the nation’s most restrictive abortion law in […]
“Too often sexual predators try to cover their crimes by forcing their minor victims to obtain abortions,” said AUL’s General Counsel, Ovide Lamontagne. “Young women are entitled to adult counsel when considering either a chemical or a surgical abortion and all their implications.” WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-11-13) – Since the 1970s, Americans United for Life has […]
“Since the trial of ‘house of horrors’ Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell, the nation has focused on what all too often takes place behind the closed doors of abortion clinics across America,” said Dr. Yoest. “The time is now to save lives and protect women from an unregulated, unmonitored, and unaccountable abortion industry.” WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-02-13) […]