Stories tagged: Pro-Life
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Hundreds turn out for anti-abortion march in downtown Spokane
Love – for life, for babies – was the most common motto for the hundreds of pro-life marchers who descended upon downtown Spokane Saturday morning for the annual Walk for …
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Christine M. Flowers: Reawakened by resistance to pro-life bill
The pro-life giant isn’t exactly sleeping, but it got a nice dose of caffeine with both SB 3 and Doug Jones’ election. The movement is not about to let the …
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 3:12 p.m.
Pope Francis: If Trump is ‘pro-life,’ he should extend DACA
Weighing in on two areas of disagreement with a U.S. president with whom he has already clashed, Pope Francis said Monday that climate science is clearly true, and that President …
Wed., April 26, 2017
Ramesh Ponnuru: Democrats leave no room for abortion foes
Bernie Sanders he has been willing to support Democrats who are not in lockstep with abortion-rights advocates, and some of those advocates have been fuming as a result.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Oregon AG girding to protect abortion rights
On the heels of Washington state’s successful pushback of President Donald Trump’s immigration order, Oregon is readying for a court battle if the federal government tries to curtail abortion rights, …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Sue Lani Madsen: Pro-life women not welcome at protest marches
Protest marches are pointless if not focused. I’ve participated in exactly one, as a cranky, sleep-deprived architecture student. WSU officials had decided to close our branch library. We marched up …
Thu., May 12, 2016
What’s with ‘pro-life’ silence on Zika?
ZikDelayed action on Zika is inevitably going to cause more fetuses to be deformed - and perhaps aborted - and a caucus supposedly devoted to protecting them is silent.
Tue., May 3, 2016
Opinions from past add perspective
Editorials covered a six-week coal miners strike, the growing influence of women on the abortion issue, the expansion of mail-in ballots and struggles to roll out Medicare Part D
Sun., May 1, 2016, 4 a.m.
Eye on Boise: Idaho GOP hopes for very different state convention this time
Idaho Republican Party Chairman Steve Yates struck an optimistic tone as he announced the state party convention, which is set for June 2-4 at the Idaho Center in Nampa. “This …
Sun., April 3, 2016
Kathleen Parker: In reality, Trump can’t pretend
If Trump were truly pro-life, which he apparently isn’t, given his lack of understanding of the pro-life movement to end abortion, no one in that world talks about punishing women.
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016, 3:08 p.m.
Senate panel considers outlawing sex-selection abortions
Law and Justice Committee considers a bill to outlaw abortions for sex selection.
Sat., Oct. 4, 2014
Idaho gubernatorial candidates square off on economy, education
Education and the economy were hot topics during Friday’s debate between Gov. Butch Otter and his Democratic challenger, A.J. Balukoff. Balukoff attacked the two-term Republican governor’s record on school achievement …
Tue., May 7, 2013
Abortion protest prompts Bloomsday complaints
Bloomsday organizers are struggling to come up with what they could have done differently after dozens of runners on Sunday complained about an anti-abortion protest along the route. Race director …
Tue., March 26, 2013, 9:31 a.m.
North Dakota governor approves 6-week abortion ban
BISMARCK, N.D. — Gov. Jack Dalrymple signed legislation today that that would make North Dakota the nation’s most restrictive state on abortion rights, banning the procedure if a fetal heartbeat …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2013, 10:53 a.m.
Catholic hospital acknowledged ‘morally wrong’ argument
DENVER — A Catholic hospital on Monday acknowledged it was “morally wrong” for its attorneys to argue in court that a fetus is not a human being under Colorado law.
Wed., Jan. 20, 2010
Abortion foes rally on Capitol steps
OLYMPIA — Opponents of abortion filled the Capitol steps Tuesday as legislators urged them to fight against federal health care mandates and proposals that would set new rules for their …