Takes Charge of Nation's Capital
Thousands March for Life, Send Message to Congress
Evidence of Growing Pro-Life Reality in America
Today's March for Life in Washington, D.C. on the 37th Anniversary of
Roe v. Wade is another indicator that the majority of Americans are
influencing the nation says Susan B. Anthony List President Marjorie
Dannenfelser. She offered the following statement:
This growing, bursting at the seams March for Life is an impressive and
visible sign of a quiet populist reality. The numbers marching
are spillover of a movement growing exponentially that has just
achieved what no other issue base can claim -- helping to bring down
the President's top domestic priority.
President Obama was so ideologically fixated upon forcing all of us to
finance almost every abortion committed in this nation that he
ultimately paid for that extremism with the death of health care.
There are lessons here. The people marching today from every nook
cranny of the nation represent millions more who find 'pro-choice'
rhetoric empty of meaning and abortion-friendly policies a violation of
According to recent national surveys a majority of Americans now
consider themselves pro-life.
They have made their voice heard on the health care bill. We will
evidence of this tidal wave of opinion in important Congressional races
this November 2nd.
The Susan B. Anthony List will be continuing its national tour to
mobilize pro-life Americans in key Congressional Districts, Women Speak
Out: Abortion is NOT Health Care, in Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi,
and Arkansas January 26 -29, 2010. Details can be found at www.sba-list.org/tour.
Contact: Joy Yearout
Susan B. Anthony List
January 22, 2010
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The IFRL is the largest grassroots pro-life organization in
Illinois. A non-profit organization, that serves as the state
coordinating body for local pro-life chapters representing thousands of
Illinois citizens working to restore respect for all human life in our
society. The IFRL is composed of people of different political
persuasions, various faiths and diverse economic, social and ethnic
backgrounds. Since 1973 the Illinois Federation for Right to Life has
been working to end abortion and restore legal protection to those members of the
human family who are threatened by abortion, infanticide and euthanasia. Diverse though we are, we hold one common belief - that
every human being has an inalienable right to life that is precious and must be protected. IFRL is
dedicated to restoring the right to life to the unborn, and protection
for the disabled and the elderly. Click here to learn more about the IFRL.