Today, National Right to Life—the oldest and largest pro-life organization in the United States—endorsed the American Health Care Act. In a letter to members of Congress, the group urged passage of Republican legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare, highlighting key provisions of the bill to defend life and prevent federal taxpayer funding of abortions:
Last night, Speaker Ryan participated in a live townhall with CNN’s Jake Tapper to discuss #BetterWay, a bold agenda to tackle our country’s biggest challenges. During the hour-long event, Speaker Ryan took a range of questions from audience members on everything from poverty to national security and defending the Constitution. We hope you were able to tune in, but if not, we went ahead and compiled some highlights.
â€œWe are here to stand up for women and children and for the rule of law,â€ said Speaker Ryan, on the steps of the highest court in the land. â€œWe are the pro-life generation, and we are here to stand for life.â€
As the president prepares to defend this disaster of a law at his final State of the Union address next week, weâ€™re going to fulfill our commitment to put conservative priorities like this #OnHisDesk.
WASHINGTON, DC – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today issued the following statement applauding House passage of H.R. 3495, the Women’s Public Health and Safety Act, authored by Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI):