• U.S. Bishops’ Chairmen Respond to House Vote to Force Taxpayers to Fund Elective Abortions
    Secretariat of Pro-Life Activities News Release:  July 30, 2021 U.S. Bishops’ Chairmen Respond to House Vote to Force Taxpayers to Fund Elective Abortions WASHINGTON – Today, the House voted 219 to 208 in favor of H.R. 4502, a package of appropriations bills that currently excludes the 46-year-old Hyde Amendment and other longstanding, bipartisan provisions like the Weldon Amendment. ...
  • Statement Regarding Proposed Construction of Planned Parenthood Office in Brighton
    Brighton Statement
  • NYS Catholic Conference 2021 End of Session Round Up
    NYS Catholic Conference 2021 End of Session Round Up The New York Sate Catholic Conference and the Office of Life Issues thanks you for your support of the NYS Catholic Action Network. The 2021 Legislative Session in Albany has adjourned, although lawmakers may return at some point this summer if agreement is reached on certain legislation. Follow ...
  • U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Constitutional Challenge to Mississippi’s 15-Week Abortion Ban
    U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Constitutional Challenge to Mississippi’s 15-Week Abortion Ban https://myemail.constantcontact.com/U-S–Supreme-Court-Agrees-to-Hear-Constitutional-Challenge–to-Mississippi-s-15-Week-Abortion-Ban.html?soid=1100920568270&aid=J3iv06_ddc4
  • U.S. Bishops’ Pro Life Committee Chairman Denounces Reversal of Limits on Human Fetal Tissue Research
    WASHINGTON – The National Institutes of Health announced last Friday that it is reversing limits on human fetal tissue research that were put in place by the Trump Administration. Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on Pro-Life Activities issued the following statement in ...
  • Statement of the U.S. Bishops’ Pro Life Committee Chairman on Biden Administration’s proposed rule on the Title X program
    WASHINGTON – On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published a proposed rule to reverse “The Protect Life Rule,” a regulation issued by the Trump Administration in 2019 to clearly separate abortion from family planning in the federal Title X family planning program. Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann of Kansas City in Kansas, ...
  • U.S. Bishops’ Pro-Life Committee Chairman on Chemical Abortion Pill Policy Change
    April 16, 2021 WASHINGTON – The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that they will no longer be enforcing the “in-person dispensing requirement” for the chemical abortion pills during the remainder of the COVID-19 public health emergency. This requirement was put in place by public health officials over twenty years ago, under President Bill Clinton, as ...
  • No Taxpayer Abortion
    SIGN THE PETITION Taxpayer dollars should NOT pay for abortion.  Tell Congress not to tak innocent lives!  Sign the petition at NoTaxpayerAbortion.com. FLYER No Taxpayer Abortion Flyer INFOGRAPHIC:  NOT TAXPAYER ABORTION Educate others with this handy reverence sheet of facts and figures. . It explains how the Hyde Amendment protects human life, the perilous danger of it being eliminated, and ...
  • Webinar recording of The Equality Act and What it Means for Catholics
    A one-hour national briefing about the Equality Act brought to you by the Archdioceses of Los Angeles and New York, the Dioceses of Arlington and Green Bay together with the Catholic Conferences of Colorado and Virginia and in collaboration with Catholic dioceses throughout the country. To view the recording click here.
  • Clinic Access and Sidewalk Counseling Ruling
    On March 10, 2021 US Court of Appeals (Second Circuit) gave a decision in a case brought by New York’s Attorney General against pro-life sidewalk counselors/protestors in Queens. The full decision by the Court is here, and Mr. Ed Mechmann, Director of Public Policy for the Archdiocese of New York, wrote a memo on the ruling. ...