Category Archives: Legislation

20-Week Abortion Bans Enjoy Broad Support

Legislation that would ban abortion after 20 weeks of gestation has become a top priority for pro-lifers in 2013. In the past few years,  at least 10 states have passed such bans.  The debate over a 20 week abortion ban in Texas  – recently signed by Governor Rick Perry – received nationwide attention this summer.  Additionally, U.S. Senator Marco [...]

Pro-Life Victory: New Law Requires Ultrasound

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed a law on Friday that requires women seeking an abortion to have an ultrasound performed on their unborn child. The law went into effect on Monday. The law also requires doctors who perform abortions to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of an abortion clinic. According to [...]

The Abortionistas: Making Celebrities Instead of Arguments

In its unrelenting effort to promote abortion, the mainstream media anointed its latest abortion celebrity. Texas State Senator Wendy Davis is the latest in a long line of media darlings, along with Sandra Fluke, christened for celebrity sainthood for their opposition to anti abortion laws. The 3 major Sunday talk shows prominently featured Wendy, the [...]

Justice Kennedy turned his back on children

When oral arguments on DOMA and Prop 8 took place back in March, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy acknowledged that if the Court allowed homosexual couples to participate in the institution of marriage society would head into “uncharted waters,” primarily because we “have five years of information to weigh against 2,000 years of history or [...]

The Sacred Ground Rules of Reverend Mother Pelosi

    George Bernard Shaw was fond of saying ‘that no question is so difficult to answer, as that to which the answer is obvious.’ House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was asked one of those questions by the Weekly Standard’s John McCormack at a press conference last week, “What is the moral difference between what [...]

IRS Scandal and HHS Mandate: Wrong for the Same Reasons

The Obama Administration has a thorn in its side: An organization that doesn’t just disagree with the President, but builds a moral case against his policies. The White House wants to neutralize the organization’s effectiveness. They know how to get it done. That organization hears a scary knock at the door (or its equivalent in [...]

Immigration and the Law

Forgive me for venturing again into the immigration debate, but it seems (judging by combox discussions) that I haven’t made my point clearly enough in my past two outings. I tried pointing out that immigration (even unskilled) is not a drag on the overall economy, if we accept the debatable premise that immigrants are a drag [...]


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