Americans United for Life Vice President of External Affairs and Corporate Counsel Jeanneane Maxon will testify later today regarding a New Hampshire resolution commending the work of pregnancy care centers. The resolution is part of an effort from Americans United for Life and Care Net to recognize the life-changing work of pregnancy care centers that […]
Rep. Renee Ellmers used Twitter to congratulate AUL President & CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest on a Missouri House resolution honoring her: Congratulations to AUL's @CharmaineYoest for being honored by the Missouri House http://t.co/AT9SdrCo #prolife — Rep. Renee Ellmers (@RepReneeEllmers) May 2, 2012
JEFFERSON CITY, MO (05-02-12) – The Missouri House of Representatives passed a resolution on Wednesday honoring Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest for her “key leadership across the nation in helping to enact life-saving laws at both the beginning and the end of life.” The Missouri House approved the resolution for […]
Jefferson City, Missouri (05-02-12) — “There is a real war on women in abortion clinics today where young girls around the world are destroyed by virtue of their sex in much greater numbers,” Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest said Wednesday, testifying in Missouri on House Bill 1933, a measure that would […]
On Wednesday, May 2, Dr. Charmaine Yoest, president & CEO of Americans United for Life will testify in front of the Missouri House Health Care Policy Committee in a public hearing on HB 1933, the Ban on Abortion for Reasons of Sex Selection or Genetic Abnormality. This hearing will take place at Noon in Jefferson […]
Anna Franzonello of AUL will participate in a live webcast sponsored by Students for Life tonight at 9 p.m EDT. The topic of the webcast is “How to Get a Job in the Pro-Life Movement.” You can listen to the webcast live here. You can also listen via Skype here. You can also call in […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (04-21-12) — Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest called Chuck Colson “an inspirational leader who used his past experiences to build a ministry that transformed the lives of many.” Dr. Yoest made the following statement: “At the heart of the pro-life movement is the certainty that one life can […]
Politico reports that the Obama administration has hired a spokesman from Planned Parenthood at the Department of Health and Human Services: If the Obama administration was already on bad terms with abortion opponents, it’s not going to improve relations by hiring Planned Parenthood’s former spokesman for a job at the Department of Health and Human […]
Pro-abortion MSNBC analyst Krystal Ball attacked AUL on the Dylan Ratigan Show on April 19, 2012.
Daniel McConchie of AUL is quoted by Minnesota Public Radio: Abortion opponents say many lawmakers believe placing restrictions on abortion should be a priority. Last year states passed a record number of laws restricting abortion, said Daniel McConchie, vice president of government affairs for Americans United for Life, an anti-abortion group. He said legislative activity […]
AUL’s Anna Franzonello authored an editorial in Roll Call today. An excerpt: Though the deck seemed stacked from the beginning, pro-life groups still mounted an effort to keep coverage for life-ending drugs and devices from being forced on nearly all Americans perversely under the guise of necessary “preventive” health care for women. Never formally invited […]
LifeSiteNews has a story on pro-life legislation in state legislative sessions in 2011 that quotes Jeanneane Maxon of AUL: According to Jeanneane Maxon of Americans United for Life, there are even more waiting in the wings this year, with 337 pro-life bills under consideration in 41 states. Although that’s a 25% decrease over the last […]
Dr. Charmaine Yoest appeared on Monday’s edition of In the Market with Janet Parshall. Click here to listen.
CitizenLink quoted Daniel McConchie of AUL in a story this past Friday: On Monday, a California Senate committee will vote on a bill seeking to allow midwives, physician assistants and nurse practitioners to perform abortions — and life advocates say this weekend is the best window of opportunity to stifle the effort. SB 1338, sponsored […]
An excerpt from LifeSiteNews on Historic First: Governor Brewer Signs Landmark Ban on Late-Term Abortions Based on Americans United for Life Model Legislation: According to Americans United for Life, although seven states have similar fetal pain laws, Arizona’s is the first to ban such late-term abortions also because of the invasive procedure’s risk to the […]
AUL’s William Saunders and Anna Franzonello blog at LifeNews.com: In August 2011, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued an “interim final rule” on “preventive services” that provided a very narrow “religious employer” exemption to its mandated coverage for life-ending drugs and devices such as the abortion-inducing drug ella. At the time, HHS justified […]