Navigation Links
FRC Commends Effort to Protect Pro-Life Riders, Prevent Taxpayer Funded Abortions
Date:2/25/2009

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council commends the over 180 Members of Congress who signed a letter directed to the White House urging support for long-standing pro-life policies in upcoming appropriations bills. These riders prohibit tax dollars for domestic and overseas abortions, destructive human embryo experimentation, and organizations that support or participate in coercive abortion programs. The letter requests that the riders be included in any legislation coming out of the Appropriations Committee, as they have been for the past thirty years.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO)

"These pro-life riders have been supported consistently by a broad majority of Americans," said FRC President Tony Perkins, "I applaud this bipartisan coalition led by Congressmen Jim Jordan (R-OH) and Heath Shuler (D-NC) for speaking out on behalf of many Americans who do not wish to see their tax dollars used to pay for the death of unborn children.

"This is an issue that crosses party lines as both Republican and Democratic Presidents have renewed these riders year after year. I join these Members in urging Speaker Pelosi to refrain from taking an extreme departure from long-standing policies that prevent the taxpayer funding of abortions here at home or overseas.

"Unfortunately, the Democratic Leadership has already gutted one of the riders by including $50 million for the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) in the Omnibus even if they support the human rights abuses of China's one-child policy. For the first time in eight years, the U.S. will be knowingly subsidizing forced abortion and sterilization."

To read the full letter, go to http://downloads.frc.org/EF/EF09B40.pdf


'/>"/>
SOURCE Family Research Council
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New ASCO/AUA guideline recommends men and their doctors discuss using 5-ARIs to reduce prostate cancer risk
2. United Kingdom House of Commons Safety Group Recommends Carbon Monoxide Screening by Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) to Reduce Misdiagnosis and Prevent Deaths
3. Trust for Americas Health Commends Congress, Obama Administration for Historic Investment in Prevention and Wellness
4. Investor Group Commends Jim Merselis for Joining Trinity Biotechs Board of Directors & Announces Conference Call Invitation
5. ACP commends Congress for including health care reform in economic stimulus legislation
6. Leading Supplemental Insurer Recommends Insurance Review Following Annual Benefit Enrollment Period
7. American Dietetic Association Commends Congress and President for Passage of State Childrens Health Insurance Legislation
8. Dakim Recommends Six New Year Resolutions to Stay Cognitively Fit
9. Following Ceremony with President Obama, UAN President Ann Converso, RN, Commends New Administration on Meeting with Labor Leaders and Reinstating Pro-Worker Policies
10. Health IT Now! Coalition Commends House Decision to Pass Health IT Legislation in Economic Recovery Package
11. National Health Care Coalition Commends New Congress Focus on Fighting Chronic Disease in House Stimulus Package
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Saint Francis Hospital ... years, and the efforts have paid off. Since implementation of these efforts, ... care to enhance perioperative patient experiences and reduce costly complications. Since implementation in ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Development Team of Pixel ... for FCPX. , "This new layered style transition tool will keep a consistent flow ... CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , TranSweep is an all new layered style ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... industry leader in Blood Pressure products . , High blood pressure affects ... effects. Left untreated, high blood pressure can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... The United States Food and Drug Administration ... both men and women. To date, the company is the first and only manufacturer ... adult who suffers with androgenetic alopecia. , “This new level of clearance substantiates ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... 25, 2016 , ... The Georgia State University College of Law new building ... Design Commission. , The annual award recognizes projects, programs, individuals and organizations that have ... of its physical heritage and the balance between the old and the new. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... LONDON , May 24, 2016 ... erfüllt beide primären Endpunkte ... und Überlegenheit in ‚ausgezeichneter plus guter ... aufsteigenden Colons    ,      (Logo: ... B.V. gab heute neue positive Daten von der ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... -- NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM ), a ... today announced that Jeffrey H. Burbank , Chief ... of investor conferences. Where applicable, a webcast of the ...   ... Friday, June 10, 2016 1:30 p.m. ET ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... HONG KONG , May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... primer stent de doble terapia del mundo, introduce ... fístula arteriovenosa. OrbusNeich, una compañía global ... cambian las vidas, ha expandido su cartera incluyendo ... catéteres balón JADE™ y Scoreflex™ PTA son los ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: