Abortion

October 5, 2021

BIDEN ABORTION RULING

President Joe Biden reverses a Trump-era ban on abortion referrals by taxpayer-funded federal family planning clinics, returning some $60 million in annual funding to Planned Parenthood.
September 24, 2021

ABORTION IN FEDERAL LAW

House Democrats pass the so-called Women’s Health Protection Act in a 218-211 vote. The bill is designed to ingrain the most expansive interpretation of Roe v.
September 18, 2021

BISHOPS DENOUCE BIDEN’S PRO-ABORTION BILL

The U.S. bishops denounce the Biden administration for attempting to massively fund abortions with taxpayer dollars through the Build Back Better Act, the Democrats’ proposed $3.5
September 4, 2021

BIDEN: LIFE DOES NOT BEGIN AT CONCEPTION

President Joe Biden says he doesn’t personally believe that life begins at conception, contradicting an interview he gave in 2015 in which he said the exact
September 2, 2021

BIDEN BLASTS TEXAS ABORTION BAN

President Biden says in a statement that the Texas ban on abortions after six weeks “will significantly impair women’s access to the health care they need,
July 30, 2021

HOUSE PASSES SPENDING BILL WITH NO HYDE PROTECTION

The Democrat-led House passes a large spending bill without pro-life protections in a 219-208 vote. The legislation excludes the Hyde Amendment, which bars funding of most
June 24, 2021

HHS SEC. BECERRA SHUTS DOWN ETHICS BOARD OVERSEEING FETAL TISSUE RESEARCH

Health secretary Xavier Becerra shuts down the National Institutes of Health ethics board which was overseeing human fetal tissue research. Under the Trump administration, this advisory
May 1, 2021

PRO-LIFE DECLARATION WITHDRAWN

The Biden administration informs the UN that the United States has withdrawn from a historic pro-life declaration started by the Trump administration. The Biden administration declares
April 28, 2021

BIDEN ADMIN: WE “DISAGREE” WITH BISHOPS ON USING ABORTED CHILDREN FOR RESEARCH

White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki says President Biden “respectfully disagrees” with the U.S. bishops, who object to the administration using the bodies of aborted children for