The abortion industry is certainly prolific in its ability to find new ways to destroy human life. And each “innovation” puts more women at risk. Notorious abortionist, James Pendergraft, now performs a new method of late-term abortion in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. The procedure is called a “fetal intra-cardiac injection.” Using a sonogram, the […]
“The praise that pregnancy centers are receiving is well-deserved and long-overdue,” says Dr. Charmaine Yoest of Americans United for Life WASHINGTON, D.C. – Care Net and Americans United for Life joined the South Dakota state legislature today in praising the work of pregnancy centers. The South Dakota House of Representatives and Senate passed a “Resolution […]
Pictures from January 24, 2011. They include pictures from AUL’s President’s Council Breakfast with special guest Rep. Renee Ellmers, pictures from the March itself, and pictures from an Advocates for Life reception that evening featuring Jeanneane Maxon and George Weigel.
The above picture was taken outside the U.S. Supreme Court Building today during the 2011 March for Life.
Volunteers from AUL are handing out signs on the National Mall right now in preparation for today’s March for Life. Here’s a picture from outside the Smithsonian Metro station.
AUL staff and volunteer are already hard at work making preparations for today’s March for Life. Rep. Renee Ellmers joined us this morning for a President’s Council breakfast and volunteers are already making preparations for putting together and distributing signs for the march. The picture below is of AUL staff and volunteers grabbing a quick […]
Continues the practice of reaching pro-life Americans with cutting-edge technology for the purpose of Defunding Planned Parenthood. WASHINGTON, D.C. (01-24-11) – AUL President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest said that for the first time in many years, the anniversary of Roe v. Wade and the March for Life comes at a time of “great hope […]
Washington, DC – (1/21/11) – Today Americans United for Life celebrated the introduction of LB 690, a Nebraska bill which will require parental consent before an abortion may be performed on a minor. Senator Lydia Brasch is the lead sponsor of the legislation. Suzanne Gage, State Director, AUL Nebraska, said “I am encouraged by Senator […]
Wednesday’s arrest of Dr. Kermit Gosnell, a West Philadelphia abortionist, for the murders of a pregnant woman and seven newborn infants and the blatant failure of Pennsylvania health officials to enforce the state’s existing abortion clinic regulations, underscore the need for more stringent regulation of abortion clinics and for more consistent and meaningful enforcement of […]
AUL’S LIFE LIST SHOWS CUTTING EDGE LEGISLATION RESTRICTS ABORTIONS/PROTECTS LIFE AT THE STATE LEVEL LAUNCHES NATIONAL PETITION TO URGE THE SAME AT THE FEDERAL LEVEL WASHINGTON, D.C. (01-20-11) – For the sixth year in row, Americans United for Life released the “Life List” – a ranking of all 50 states based on the way each […]
The rate and number of abortions in the United States has been in decline since peaking in 1990, but the Guttmacher Institute issued a report this week that this decline has “stalled.” The memo below evaluates the data presented by the Guttmacher report. The data demonstrates that Planned Parenthood’s business model – in particular, the […]
AUL Offers Analysis of Newly Released data from the Guttmacher Institute WASHINGTON, D.C. (1-11-11) – Looking at the latest abortion data available, AUL President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest said “We’re not surprised to see the stalled decline in abortions. Planned Parenthood has an aggressively pro-abortion business model, marketing chemical abortions and opening ‘mega clinics’ […]
From Healthwatch, the healthcare blog for The Hill: Anti-abortion groups are gearing up to the ensure that Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) lives up to his campaign promise to be the most pro-life Speaker in history. […] The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act, introduced in July by Reps. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) and Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.), […]
AUL’s President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest will be among those attending events today marking the swearing in of now Speaker-elect John Boehner, giving her a front row seat to a historic shift of power and the proper vantage point to engage in one of Washington, D.C.’s favorite pastimes – prognostication. With that in mind, […]
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) allows federal tax dollars to directly subsidize insurance plans that cover abortions. This contravenes existing law. The most well-known examples of the prohibition on the use of federal tax dollars to subsidize insurance plans that cover abortions are the Hyde Amendment which applies to programs funded through […]