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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 19, 2018
Abortion wars are heating up ahead of November elections
Mississippi's governor just signed a law, more restrictive than in any state, banning abortions after 15 weeks. Iowa's state Senate is trying...
April 19, 2018 - 1:34pm
March 6, 2018
Babies with Down syndrome are taking center stage in the US abortion fight
Karianne Lisonbee stepped up to the lectern to talk about what she called "a terrible form of discrimination." The Republican state representative...
March 6, 2018 - 11:44am
January 19, 2018
Trump to anti-abortion marchers: 'We are with you all the way. May God bless you.'
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence signaled their support as thousands of anti-abortion activists rallied on...
January 19, 2018 - 12:58pm
October 18, 2017
Federal judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for pregnant, undocumented teen
A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the U.S. government to allow an undocumented teenager in their custody to have an abortion, after saying...
October 18, 2017 - 4:47pm
October 6, 2017
Rep. Tim Murphy resigns from Congress after allegedly asking woman to have abortion
WASHINGTON - Rep. Tim Murphy told House leaders Thursday that he will resign from Congress later this month, a day after the Pennsylvania Republican...
October 6, 2017 - 6:21am
October 5, 2017
GOP lawmaker won't seek reelection after reports he asked woman to get abortion
Rep. Tim Murphy of Pennsylvania, an opponent of abortion, will not be seeking reelection at the end of his current term, ending speculation about...
October 5, 2017 - 7:01am
September 26, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: All are welcome to pro-life gathering
As the pro-life movement continues its struggle to defend the right to life of the most innocent among us, the child in the womb, at times we gather to take stock of where we are and where we are going. Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life (MCCL), one of the oldest pro-life organizations...
September 26, 2017 - 9:11am
August 19, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bringing the Democratic party back to its roots
Recent news reports announced claims by Congressman Ben Lujan, a Democrat from New Mexico, that the Democratic party will not make a candidate's view on abortion a litmus test for party endorsement. Lujan is the chairperson of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. His suggestion...
August 19, 2017 - 1:02pm
August 16, 2017
Abortion after-care costs driven up by scarcity of nearby clinics, new study finds
The absence of a nearby abortion clinic drives up healthcare costs, a study of California's poor has found. Women who seek follow-up care but...
August 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
May 11, 2017
Dayton vetoes two abortion-related bills
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed a bill authored by Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, that would have banned Medicaid or any other state-funded...
May 11, 2017 - 4:43pm
April 24, 2017
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
ST. PAUL—In 2011 and 2012, Republican lawmakers passed bills to require abortion providers be licensed and to block state health programs...
April 24, 2017 - 10:08pm
March 5, 2017
Minnesota Senate leader expects abortion funding bill to go to Dayton
ST. PAUL—A bill aimed at curtailing state funding for abortions in Minnesota is advancing rapidly in the Minnesota Senate, but may be stalled...
March 5, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 20, 2017
Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move
OSLO, Norway — Norway has joined an international initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls left by President Donald...
February 20, 2017 - 9:18am
February 18, 2017
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe vs. Wade ruling legalizing abortion, died Saturday,...
February 18, 2017 - 3:59pm