Abortion Videos on Townhall

  • Senate GOP Fights Dems Over Abortion Language
    • Mon, March 16, 2015
    • | Senate Republicans urged Democrats Wednesday to end a filibuster on an anti-sex trafficking bill. Democrats have protested the bill over wording that prohibits the use of funds for some abortions.
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  • Rep. Blackburn Assures Pro-lifers the Pain-Capable Bill Will Return
    • Wed, March 04, 2015
    • | Townhall's Cortney O'Brien interviews Representative Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee at CPAC 2015.
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  • More Americans Unhappy with Abortion Policies Under Obama
    • Tue, February 10, 2015
    • | More Americans, mostly Republicans, are unhappy with U.S. abortion policies since President Obama took office. A new Gallup poll finds that satisfaction with the country's abortion policies has dropped 9 percentage points in the last seven years, to 34 percent, with more Americans saying they feel laws should be stricter. The drop in satisfaction has been the most dramatic among Republicans, falling by 22 percentage points during that time period.
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  • Should the House Pass the Pain-capable Unborn Child Protection Act?
    • Tue, January 27, 2015
    • | Townhall and RedState teamed up to ask some of the potential 2016 presidential candidates if the House should pass the Pain-capable Unborn Child Protection Act.
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  • Victory: Hobby Lobby Not Required To Provide Morning After Pill
    • Mon, June 30, 2014
    • | The Supreme Court held this morning that closely held companies like Hobby Lobby would not be required to provide contraceptives like the morning after pill under the HHS mandate.
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  • U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down Mass. Abortion Clinic Buffer Zone Law For Protestors
    • Sat, June 28, 2014
    • | The U.S. Supreme Court overturned a state law allowing for a 35-feet protester buffer zone around abortion clinics.
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  • Fringe Candidates Steal Show at Idaho Debate
    • Fri, May 16, 2014
    • | 'If the Supreme Court goes to Hell I'm not following," Walt Bayes, a candidate in the Idaho gubernatorial race, stated Wednesday. Fringe candidates Walt Bayes and Harley Brown stole the show during Wednesday's debate, the Associated Press reports. Topics included Armageddon, abortion, and discrimination against motorcycle clubs.
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  • SCOTUS Mulls Obamacare HHS Mandate
    • Wed, March 26, 2014
    • | The Supreme Court heard oral arguments for two key Obamacare contraceptive mandate cases Tuesday. Townhall's Christine Rousselle and Sarah Jean Seman report from Capitol Hill.
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  • Top Iowa Dems Pray for More Abortion Rights
    • Mon, February 17, 2014
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  • GOP War on Abortion
    • Fri, February 14, 2014
    • | The Republican National Committee is taking on a resolution that would confront Democratic challengers on issues such as parental consent, health warnings, and waiting periods. Ellen Barrosse, the author of the plan, states confidently, "I know Republicans have real muscle here."
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  • Smallest Baby Born in Florida Heading Home for Christmas
    • Mon, December 23, 2013
    • | Connor Aiden Sorenson was born prematurely at just 24 weeks. Weighing in at only 14 ounces, he was the smallest baby ever to have been born in the state of Florida. Six months and several surgeries later, Conner is going home with his family. "We're just so excited. We've been waiting for this for, not only six months, but eight years we've been trying to have a baby," the boy's father said.
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  • Person of the Year 2013: Why TIME Chose Pope Francis
    • Wed, December 11, 2013
    • | TIME's Howard Chua-Eoan explains why Pope Francis is the Person of the Year.
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  • Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Abortion Restrictions Shuts Clinic
    • Fri, November 22, 2013
    • | The Supreme Court's decision is keeping one El Paso, Texas clinic from performing abortions. Many Texas women may soon travel to New Mexico or Mexico to get abortions.
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  • Group Promotes That 1 in 3 Women Will Have an Abortion
    • Mon, October 28, 2013
    • | Pro-abortion groups across the country launched an organized effort to feature women telling uplifting stories of their abortions. Organizers suggest that their goal is to keep abortion “safe, legal, and affordable” – a marked change from the old pro-choice slogan from the Clinton years, “safe, legal, and rare.” The organizers also want to “end the stigma” surrounding abortion.
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  • 2013 Miss World is Pro-Life, Anti-Premarital Sex, Anti-Divorce
    • Tue, October 15, 2013
    • | Miss World discusses social issues and stands firm on her conservative stances towards abortion, sex, and more.
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  • Non-Physicians to Perform Abortions in California
    • Thu, October 10, 2013
    • | Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 154 Wednesday, allowing physicians assistants, nurse practitioners and midwives to perform abortions in the state of California. The law is "cavalier," according to Dr. Vansen Wong. The Obstetrician and Gynecologist questioned women's safety under the lax legislation.
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  • Pro-Life Supporters Form Four-Mile "Life Chain"
    • Mon, October 07, 2013
    • | Advocates gathered in Indiana Sunday to support the life of unborn babies. The practice of forming a human chain started 26 years ago. The organization points out that life is the "first inalienable right."
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  • Man Tricks Pregnant Girlfriend into Miscarriage
    • Tue, September 10, 2013
    • | Florida resident John Andrew Welden pleaded guilty Tuesday to giving his pregnant girlfriend labor-inducing medication. Welden could face a jail time of up to 15 years. The hearing is set to take place December 5.
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  • Rick Perry Calls Third Special Session to Deal With Abortion Bill
    • Thu, August 01, 2013
    • | A new bill filed in the senate would require women seeking abortions to take a three-hour course, on-line or in person, designed to educate them on adoption alternatives before being allowed to seek an abortion.
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