Obama Abortion Agenda

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Click here for materials regarding abortion-related issues in health care legislation that were issued by National Right to Life during 2009-2010


U.S. House of Representatives passed the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act and the Defund Planned Parenthood Act -- September 18, 2015


Will congressional Democrats follow Obama to new extreme? -- September 17, 2015


NRLC urges Senate to adopt Cruz Amendment to de-fund Obamacare - March 12, 2013


Biden-Ryan Versus Obama on Abortion Policy - October 10, 2012


Barack Obama, pro-abortion extremist -- and why the news media avoid tough scrutiny of Obama's abortion history -- August 23, 2012


Media Advisory: Mainstream news media again subjects Republican pro-life positions to hyper-scrutiny and extrapolation, while ignoring President Obama's positions on current legislation on late abortions and abortion for sex selection - August 20, 2012


Release:  154 House members vote for abortion-until-birth in nation's capital - July 31, 2012



NRLC to Obama and Reid: Bring on the abortion debate - November 21, 2009


NRLC: Reid abortion language "completely unacceptable" - November 18, 2009


Obama Speaks, NRLC Responds on Stupak-Pitts Amendment - November 9, 2009


NRLC Says House Abortion Vote "Disrupts the Obama Administration's Pro-Abortion Smuggling Operation," But Further Battles Ahead -- November 7, 2009


Federal agency directly funds abortions under new Pelosi bill (H.R. 3962) - October 29, 2009


AP cites abortion clash as NRLC warns House on public plan -- October 23, 2009


NRLC: White House press secretary's remarks show White House still engaged in smuggling operation for government funding of abortion - October 8, 2009


Release: National Right to Life says new events in Congress further uncover pro-abortion agenda in health care bills - September 30, 2009


NRLC: Baucus bill has abortion subsidies, dangerous Medicare provisions - September 16, 2009


NRLC responds to Sebelius comments - September 13, 2009


Obama perpetuates abortion funding myth in address - September 9, 2009


NRLC Memo: Regarding the use of federal funds to pay directly for elective abortions and to pay for insurance plans that cover under H.R. 3200 - September 7, 2009

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NRLC Memo: Why the "Hyde Amendment" will not prevent government funding of abortion under H.R. 3200, the House Democratic health care bill - September 3, 2009

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Key points on pro-abortion provisions in Obama-backed health care bills [PDF] - August 26, 2009


FactCheck.org: "Which Side is Fabricating on Abortion?- August 21, 2009

The independent FactCheck.org has examined President Obama's August 19 claim and determined that it is "not true" and "a fabrication" that his health plan will "mean government funding of abortion," and NRLC's challenge to the Obama claim.


Obama says "government funding of abortion" is "fabrication," but White House-backed bill explicitly authorizes it - August 19, 2009


NRL News: Congress to vote in September on Obama-backed health bills that would greatly expand abortion [PDF] - August 6, 2009


NRLC Factsheet: What do the "health care reform" bills backed by President Obama have to do with abortion? [PDF] - August 13, 2009


Associated Press analysis confirms: "Obama plan would allow coverage for abortion" - August 5, 2009


Release: Obama-backed health bills threaten biggest expansion of abortion since Roe v. Wade - July 20, 2009


NRLC urges U.S. House to reject bill to provide abortion funds in District of Columbia [PDF] - July 15, 2009


Memo from NRLC Legislative Director Douglas Johnson to "journalists and other interested persons" regarding "sweeping pro-aboriton mandates" in pending "health care reform" legislation - July 10, 2009


To read a letter sent by Congressman Chris Smith (R-NJ) to other members of the U.S. House of Representatives, quoting Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and five pro-abortion groups regarding the abortion mandates they want in "health care reform," click here. [PDF] - July 9, 2009 


NRLC urges U.S. House to reject government-funded abortion in nation's capital [PDF] - July 2, 2009


NRLC to U.S. House: Oppose Tri-Committee "health care reform" bill [PDF] - June 24, 2009


NRLC sends second letter to U.S. House against pro-abortion State Department bill [PDF] - June 9, 2009


NRLC letter urges U.S. House to reject State Department bill [PDF] - June 5, 2009


Obama budget recommends tax-funded abortion in nation's capital - May 7, 2009


NRLC responds to new NIH guidelines on human embyronic research - April 17, 2009


NRL News: Obama and Democratic leaders in Congress hoping to impose sweeping abortion mandages in "health care reform" [PDF] - April 9, 2009


NRLC letter to U.S. Senate opposing confirmation of Dawn Johnsen as assistant attorney general [PDF] - March 27, 2009


Obama opens door to human embryo farms - March 9, 2009


Sebelius nomination continues Obama abortion agenda - March 3, 2009


Repeal of conscience protection regulation is next step in enactment of expansive Obama abortion agenda - February 27, 2009


NRL News: Obama orders funds to pro-abortion groups; Senate agrees 60-37 [PDF] - February 4, 2009


Obama abortion agenda launched today with order promoting abortion in U.S. population control programs - January 23, 2009


NRL News: Obama Administration, new Congress poised to push broad pro-abortion agenda [PDF] - January 2, 2009


"Wish list" memo sent to the Obama transition by an alliance of over 60 pro-abortion groups [PDF] - November, 2008


NRLC White Paper: “Barack Obama’s Actions and Shifting Claims on the Protection of Born-Alive Aborted Infants — and What They Tell Us About His Thinking on Abortion” - August 28, 2008