Dear Friend of Life,
Welcome to this week's edition of the Missouri Lifeline.
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MRL PAC-Endorsed Candidates Win Big
Missouri Right to Life PAC played an active role in nine primary races last Tuesday. All nine candidates in those targeted races were victorious. Overall, 84% of MRL-PAC endorsed candidates were victorious including 90% of candidates for the House.
The nine target races were:
Senate Dist. 2, Bob Onder
Senate Dist. 24, John Ashcroft
House Dist. 3, Nate Walker
House Dist. 7, Mike Lair
House Dist. 34, Rebecca Roeber
House Dist. 130, Jeff Messenger
House Dist. 144, Paul Fitzwater
House Dist. 151, Tila Rowland-Hubrecht House Dist. 155, Lyle Rowland
Planned Parenthood Looks the Other Way
It enabled the sexual abuse of a girl by her stepfather, according to the complaint in a Denver lawsuit. Common sense might call into question why an adult male is accompanying a 13-year-old girl who doesn't share his last name to her appointment to have an abortion. But the plaintiff in a pending Colorado court case alleges that multiple employees at Denver's Planned Parenthood of the Rockies failed to question and report this and other clear indicators of sexual abuse..read more.
Abortion can't be stopped? Really? How big is your God?
"Abortion cannot be stopped." That is what a man said to me as I was coming out of Mass with the Stand True Mission Team and the walkers from Crossroads Pro-life Walks Across America...read more.
Total Confusion on Elective-Abortion Coverage
Now ten months since the rollout of Obamacare, with about three months to go until the next enrollment period begins, we're seeing a shift in how insurance companies delimit and describe their coverage of elective abortion...read more.
Pro-Life Around the State
September 10 - Veto Session - Please pray for Missouri Right to Life and Legislators as they seek to override 3 of Governor Nixon's vetoes of pro-life bills.
September 12, St. Charles - save the date for the St. Charles Chapter Golf Tournament. More details will come later.
September 25, St. Joseph, MO - Pro-Life Forum at Missouri Western State University, Evening Event. Details Coming Soon
October 2, Kansas City - Missouri Right to Life - Western Region annual banquet at the Hilton Garden Inn in Independence. Speaker will be Sheryl Crosier, mother of Simon and author of "I am not a syndrome, my name is Simon."
October 8, Statewide - last day to mail your voter registration form to vote in the November general election.
November 4, Statewide - General election. Get out to vote.