Equal Rights Amendment
Equal Rights Amendment UpdateWe are happy to report that the ERA was not called for a vote this week. Thank you for all your hard work to contact your legislators and reach out to others to engage their help on this important issue. Your efforts combined with divine intervention kept the ERA from moving forward. Your voices were truly heard in Springfield this week!
The resolution to ratify the ERA still remains on the table and can still be voted on, but the Illinois Senate and the Illinois House will not meet again until mid January 2018. Click here for more
January 14, 2016
March for Life Chicago Sunday
Organizers are expecting at least 7500, likely to be the largest pro-life event in the Midwest to date.
Chicago’s Archbishop Blase Cupich is expected to return to the March for Life Chicago after a well-received debut in 2015. Last year, as he marked with sadness the January 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in America, Cupich reminded listeners that, “We are here to do everything possible to make sure that the right to life is preserved.”
March for Life Chicago President Emily Zender said the theme for this year’s march is ‘We Are Family."
Click here for the originating article from Illinois Review.