- Jul 12, 2020
In a party that’s shifted leftward on abortion rights, Democratic presidential hopefuls are offering different approaches to a central challenge: How to talk to voters without a clear home in the polarizing debate over the government’s role in the decision to end a pregnancy.
A prominent associate professor of theological and social ethics at Jesuit-run Fordham University and, until recently, a longtime board member of Democrats For Life, said Feb. 6 the Democratic Party’s support for abortion at any stage has driven him away from the party.
A collection of pro-life groups Oct. 22 called for an end to the use of aborted fetal tissue in animal research.
The head of Democrats for Life is urging Senator Bob Casey to reconsider support for EMILY’s List.
The Democratic party has extinguished what was once its pro-life base, according to Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York.
U.S. Catholic Bishops are supporting the Conscience Protection Act, which would protect nurses and doctors from being forced to participate in abortion.