House Republicans to lead new effort to save abortion survivors
‘There is no consistent or factual standard being applied here. It’s just a fake narrative gaining speed by its own momentum… Businesses must not use economic blackmail to spread disinformation and push bad ideas that citizens reject at the ballot box.’
“The filibuster pre-dates the debates over civil rights. It goes back to the beginning of the country.”
If our Democratic colleagues really believe what they’re saying, did they themselves use a racist tool against Senator Scott’s police reform bill last year? Did they use a racist relic when they delayed the CARES Act or blocked legislation to protect unborn babies who can feel pain?
Pro-worker prosperity does not entail having Big Government politicians or Big Labor bosses micromanage every aspect of the economy to suit liberal fads.
‘This isn’t about principle. It’s just an attempt to use a temporary majority to pull off a permanent partisan power grab.”
‘Yesterday, Secretary Mayorkas testified, quote, ‘the border is secure and the border is not open.’ Yet the situation on our southern border has required FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, to be called in. So either this is the first time FEMA has been deployed just to admire a situation that is going smoothly, or the Administration is not being straight with the American people.’
The agenda of those fueling this decades-old fight today needs to be exposed.
“This misnamed ‘Equality Act’ is misnamed because although this act purports the prevention of discrimination, it actually causes it by undermining hard-fought protections for women by changing the meaning of the word ‘sex’ under the federal law to encompass gender identity.”
‘This chaos would not open up an express lane to liberal change. It would not open up an express lane for the Biden presidency to speed into the history books. The Senate would be more like a hundred-car pile-up. Nothing moving.’
“I’m not sure how much capital these officials have to micromanage backyard barbecues.”
The bill passed 220-211 with no Republican support and one Democrat voting against it.
We pause today, at the one-year mark, to remember and mourn.
The bill would make permanent the exclusion of abortion from spending bills, rather than the current need for Congress to have multiple battles each session, on multiple appropriations bills, about whether or not our tax money will go to abortion.
Vermont Independent Bernie Sanders, Massachusetts Democrat Elizabeth Warren, and Delaware Democrat Tom Carper were the only senators to oppose Inhofe’s resolution.
Catholic social teaching instills a love of community and country with graduates contributing to civil society at all levels, most notably among our nation’s leaders, including at the highest levels of government and public service.