Navigation Links
Americans United for Life Urges State Legislatures to Oppose Federal Power Grab: Provides Model Resolution Denouncing Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA)
Date:12/1/2008

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans United for Life (AUL) today announces the release of a model state legislative resolution opposing the federal "Freedom of Choice Act" (FOCA). AUL urges state legislatures to adopt the resolution immediately when they convene their 2009 sessions.

Dr. Charmaine Yoest, AUL President & CEO said, "The so-called 'Freedom of Choice Act' endangers women's health. It protects and promotes the abortion industry, sacrifices the health of women to a radical political ideology, and silences the voices of everyday Americans who want to engage in a meaningful public discussion on abortion."

AUL and its legislative arm AUL Action are leading the fight to defeat FOCA. Through the website FightFOCA.com, more than 290,000 Americans have expressed their strong opposition to FOCA, urging Congress to summarily reject it.

Denise Burke, AUL Action Vice President of Legal Affairs, noted, "FOCA will invalidate common-sense, protective laws that the majority of Americans support including parental involvement, bans on partial-birth abortion, and protections for healthcare providers who object to participating in abortions."

AUL's model resolution emphasizes that FOCA would nullify more than 550 federal and state laws related to abortion, undermine the right and responsibility of the States and the people to determine abortion policy, and circumvent the States' general legislative authority as guaranteed by the 10th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

The model resolution is available at

http://www.FightFOCA.com/AUL_Model_Resolution_FOCA.pdf

For more information about FOCA, visit FightFOCA.com (a project of AUL Action).

About Americans United for Life

Americans Unite
'/>"/>

SOURCE Americans United For Life
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. New Survey Shows Majority of Americans Need to Take Proper Steps to Manage Diabetes Risk
2. High Blood Pressure Stalks Many Americans
3. Three-Quarters of Americans and Industry Leaders Want Health Care Reform in President-elect Obamas First Term
4. More Than 2,000 New Medicines in Development for Older Americans
5. PharmacyChecker.com Publishes Safe Strategies for Drug Savings to Help All Americans Get Affordable Medication
6. Fear, misconceptions about screenings keep many African-Americans from getting mammograms
7. Current Economic Situation Prompts Increased Smoking, Delay in Quit Attempts, Middle and Low-Income Americans Hit Hardest
8. Despite U.S. economy, more Americans seeking cosmetic surgery overseas
9. Too Few Americans Aware of Pre-Diabetes
10. Americans Say Economy Will Improve in Three Years, Divided on Health Care Coverage Improvement
11. Americans United for Life Assesses State Ballot Initiative Outcomes, Predicts Regrouping and Strong Comeback in Next Election Cycle for Life Issues
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2015)... Huntsville, Alabama (PRWEB) April 27, 2015 ... will soon have a first-of-its-kind bakery right on their ... made especially for those on restrictive and low-carbohydrate diets. ... are gluten, grain, and starch free, and will use ... Bakery, opening May 1, 2015, strives to provide specialty ...
(Date:4/27/2015)... GA (PRWEB) April 27, 2015 Jvion, ... a 2015 Atlanta Pacesetter and recognized as one of ... area. The award, which is presented by the Atlanta ... are helping accelerate Atlanta’s status as an economic capital ... that, “Jvion’s success is spurred by the growing need ...
(Date:4/26/2015)... 26, 2015 A Case Management ... the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, ... ) have been consolidated for the purposes ... matters addressed included the intention of certain generic ... their products on preemption grounds, with the Court ...
(Date:4/26/2015)... (PRWEB) April 26, 2015 Compare-autoinsurance.org has released ... auto insurance quotes . , The easiest way to find ... now have access to the best offers online, in a ... call different providers for information about auto insurance prices. All ... single web page. , It is now possible to ...
(Date:4/26/2015)... Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2015 ... Final Cut Pro X editors can quickly and ... a Lookup Table that contains a mathematical formula for modifying ... corresponding color indicated by the table. This pack comes with ... was inspired by vintage and contemporary black and white films. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Nourish Bakery Serves Up Healthy Eating in Huntsville, Alabama 2Health News:Jvion Named to Top 40 Atlanta 2015 Pacesetters 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Convenes April Case Management Conference 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Convenes April Case Management Conference 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Convenes April Case Management Conference 4Health News:Finding Low Cost Auto Insurance - An Online Guide Provides Tips 2Health News:Pixel Film Studios, a FCPX Effects Developer, Announced the Release of FCPX LUT B&W 2
... NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 20 Jack Mackenroth, from the hit ... 20th annual NO/AIDS Walk and is bringing Living Positive By ... city. On Sunday, September 20th, Jack will participate in the Walk ... several other AIDS Service Organizations in Louisiana each year. The ...
... ... helping women who are suffering from the devastating effect hair loss has on their recovery. ... Confidence Open House at HRC of Dayton on September 23rd 5-8pm. , ... Dayton, Oh (PRWEB) -- An open house dedicated ...
... supports doubts about value of treatment , SATURDAY, Sept. 19 ... therapy, which includes both estrogen and progestin, increases a woman,s ... found. , The finding stems from an analysis of data ... aged 50 to 79, in the United States who had ...
... , , YOKNEAM, Israel, ... company, announced today that it supplied an UltraPulse SurgiTouch CO2 ... Hospital in Reykjavik, Iceland. Lumenis, state of the art ... Trans-oral Laser Microsurgery (TLM) for the treatment of airway stenosis ...
... ... LeadsOnlabs to easily identify customers attempting to purchase illegal amounts of ephedrine and stop meth ... Dallas (Vocus) September ... make methamphetamine, is now being used by pharmacies nationwide to help put a stop to ...
... from weight-loss surgery, review finds , FRIDAY, Sept. 18 (HealthDay ... but especially for those with kidney disease, a new study ... weight loss through diet, exercise or surgical intervention found that ... in obese kidney disease patients, according to the article appearing ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:REPEAT: 'Project Runway' Designer in New Orleans to Educate About Living with HIV and Combat Stigma Associated with the Disease through Living Positive By Design 2Health News:REPEAT: 'Project Runway' Designer in New Orleans to Educate About Living with HIV and Combat Stigma Associated with the Disease through Living Positive By Design 3Health News:Open House For Women With Medically Induced Hair Loss 2Health News:Hormone Therapy May Make Lung Cancer More Likely 2Health News:Lumenis' Continued Dedication to Life-Saving Procedures Helps a Small Girl in Iceland Get a New Lease on Life 2Health News:Lumenis' Continued Dedication to Life-Saving Procedures Helps a Small Girl in Iceland Get a New Lease on Life 3Health News:Lumenis' Continued Dedication to Life-Saving Procedures Helps a Small Girl in Iceland Get a New Lease on Life 4Health News:Pharmacies Use Online Database to Stop the Sale of Illegal Amounts of Key Ingredient Used to Make Methamphetamines 2Health News:Pharmacies Use Online Database to Stop the Sale of Illegal Amounts of Key Ingredient Used to Make Methamphetamines 3
(Date:4/24/2015)... -- Bayer Corporation hosted its annual "Take Your Child to Work ... headquarters.  This is Bayer,s second "Take Your Child To Work ... campus, and Thursday,s event welcomed 230 children ready to see ... Fortunately, for the kids, this was not just another ... "Science For A Better Life," Bayer made sure that "Take ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... , April 24, 2015   Vestagen Technical ... technology, VESTEX ® , has recently received two notable ... a global competition that recognizes innovations with potential to ... ceremony last night in New York City ... the Material Science "Protection & Safety" category. The awards ...
(Date:4/24/2015)... Introduction of new ... tools for radiosurgery/SBRT   The "Elements" ... enhancing the workflow for difficult to treat indications ... - comes full circle with the introduction of ... Elements enable on-the-fly generation of consistent treatment plans ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 2Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 3Bayer Hosts "Take Your Child to Work Day" 4VESTEX Wins Innovation Honors from Edison Awards & Apparel Magazine 2VESTEX Wins Innovation Honors from Edison Awards & Apparel Magazine 3Brainlab Introduces New Generation of VMAT* for Brain and Spine at 3rd ESTRO in Barcelona 2
... BOSTON, Dec. 9 Solos Endoscopy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SNDY) ... sales for the month of October 2009 and $42,898.42 in ... October 2008 and $32,028.52 for November 2008 respectively. , About ... instrument company whose mission is to develop and market breakthrough ...
... , , , GAITHERSBURG, Md, ... in the development and manufacture of lentiviral gene delivery ... Institutes of Health (NIH) small business innovation research (SBIR) ... Generating Hepatitis C Virus-Like Particles using Lentivirus". In ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Lentigen Awarded Phase I SBIR Grant for Hepatitis C Vaccine 2
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Fenestrated large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 8.0 mm and length 5 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 8.0 mm and length 9 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 7.0 mm and length 8.7 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 9.0 mm and length 7.5 mm....
Medicine Products: