2014 Press Releases


New Jersey Assembly Votes to Legalize Doctor-Prescribed Suicide


WASHINGTON – The New Jersey Assembly today voted to legalize doctor-prescribed suicide in the state. The so-called “Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act” passed the Assembly 41-31 and now goes to the state Senate for consideration. Governor Chris Christie has previously stated he opposed efforts to legalize doctor-prescribed suicide in New Jersey. “Today’s […]

Polling Shows Impact of Abortion Issue in Mid-Term Election


23% of voters cited abortion and voted pro-life 28% heard from National Right to Life WASHINGTON – A new post-election poll of actual voters conducted by The Polling Company/WomanTrend, found that the issue of abortion once again played a key role in the mid-term elections, and that National Right to Life and its state affiliates […]

National Right to Life Gets Out the Pro-Life Vote


WASHINGTON –Through the work of the National Right to Life Political Action Committee and the National Right to Life Victory Fund, the right-to-life movement scored big gains in yesterday’s mid-term elections. National Right to Life’s political committees were actively involved in 74 races. As of this morning, 53 (72%) of the pro-life candidates in those […]

National Right to Life Responds to Landrieu’s “Pro-Life” Ad


WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Victory Fund, today released an ad in the Lafayette Advertiser to respond to an ad published last week by pro-abortion Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-Louisiana). Sen. Landrieu placed her ad to “clearly express” her views on “life and reproductive health.” The following may be attributed to National Right to […]

National Right to Life Endorses Bill Cassidy for U.S. Senate


Landrieu’s 100% pro-abortion record since 2009 is too extreme for Louisiana BATON ROUGE, La. – The National Right to Life Committee today endorsed U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) for U.S. Senate in his challenge to unseat pro-abortion Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) “Louisiana is a pro-life state and Mary Landrieu’s voting record is far removed from […]

GAO report confirms elective abortion coverage widespread in Obamacare exchange plans


To view or download a PDF version of this press release, click here. WASHINGTON – A report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO), a nonpartisan investigatory arm of Congress, made public today, provides dismaying confirmation of earlier predictions by National Right to Life that federally subsidized abortion coverage would become a widespread feature of Obamacare. […]

National Right to Life Endorses Terri Lynn Land for U.S. Senate


WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee, the oldest and largest pro-life group in the nation, today endorsed Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land in her campaign for United States Senate. “Michigan voters will identify with Terri Lynn Land’s desire to protect innocent human lives – unborn children, and medically dependent or disabled […]

National Right to Life warns Senate on “radical” constitutional amendment


National Right to Life will score U.S. Senate vote on Democrats’ constitutional amendment to curb political speech The proposal would “empower incumbent federal and state lawmakers to restrict and criminalize speech that is critical of their actions,” NRLC warns in letter to senators WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the nation’s oldest […]

National Right to Life Endorses Steve Daines for U.S. Senate


WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee today endorsed Rep. Steve Daines for United States Senate. Rep. Daines opposes unrestricted abortion. He voted for the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act – groundbreaking legislation to protect unborn children at 20 weeks, a point by which the unborn child is capable of feeling great pain when […]