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
March 10, 2017
“Strip Marie Stopes of its license,” SPUC and Life launch joint petition
The launching of a joint petition comes in the wake of revelations alleging that the country’s second largest abortion provider – Marie Stopes – has been approving thousands of abortions without meeting women, with some discussions of the reason for the abortion lasting as little as 22 seconds.
It was reported in the Daily Mail that the organization has been signing off abortions following short telephone conversations, without the woman seeing the two doctors who authorize the abortion.
Click here for more from National Right to Life.