Abortion

March For Life Shows Gains By Abortion Opponents

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump used his Twitter account to express support for abortion opponents attending the March for Life in Washington. “The #MarchForLife is so important. To all of you marching — you have my full support!” Trump said in a tweet. The March for Life is usually held on the anniversary of the 1973 Supreme Court decision…

Pres. Trump Signs Executive Orders On TPP, International Abortion, And Federal Hiring

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump is signing a memorandum to leave the proposed Pacific Rim trade pact known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The move is basically a formality, since the agreement had yet to receive required Senate ratification. Trade experts say that approval was unlikely to happen given voters’ anxiety about trade deals and the potential for job losses….

New Report: Abortions In US Drop To Lowest Level Since 1974

NEW YORK (AP) – Even as the election outcome intensifies America’s abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well under 1 million, the lowest level since 1974. The report, which counted 926,200 abortions in 2014, was released Tuesday by the Guttmacher Institute, a research group which supports abortion rights….