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Winning Issue » RIGHT TO LIFE


Pro-life advocates argue that fetuses are people from the moment of conception and have the same fundamental “right to life” before birth as humans have after birth. Many of these advocates want to give “personhood” rights to the unborn. They say that when these rights are given to a class of human beings, they are protected by a series of constitutional guarantees including life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. These rights would, of course, preclude the possibility of abortion. Pro-choice advocates claim fetuses are not people and it is improper to award constitutional rights to a fetus.

Pending Legislation: S.99 - Life at Conception Act of 2021
Sponsor: Sen. Rad Paul (KY)
Status: Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Chair: Sen. Dick Durbin (IL)



Options


  • I oppose reforming current right to life policy and wish to donate resources to the campaign committee of Leader Charles Schumer (NY)
  • I support:
    1.) Declaring the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being at all stages of life, including the moment of fertilization, cloning or other moment at which an individual comes into being.

    2.) Declaring that nothing in this bill shall be construed to require the prosecution of any woman for the death of her unborn child, a prohibition on in vitro fertilization, or a prohibition on use of birth control or another means of preventing fertilization.

    And wish to donate resources to the campaign committee of Sen. Dick Durbin (IL) and/or to an advocate group currently working with this issue.


Winning Option
  • I support:
    1.) Declaring the right to life guaranteed by the Constitution is vested in each human being at all stages of life, including the moment of fertilization, cloning or other moment at which an individual comes into being.

    2.) Declaring that nothing in this bill shall be construed to require the prosecution of any woman for the death of her unborn child, a prohibition on in vitro fertilization, or a prohibition on use of birth control or another means of preventing fertilization.

    And wish to donate resources to the campaign committee of Sen. Dick Durbin (IL) and/or to an advocate group currently working with this issue.
There has been $0.00 pledged in support of this issue
Trustee Candidates

If elected as a trustee, the campaign committee of Sen. Dick Durbin (IL) will be unconditionally awarded the funds pledged to this issue along with a letter requesting him to favorably consider passing S.99 - Life at Conception Act of 2021.

If elected as a trustee, National Right to Life Committee will be awarded the funds pledged to this issue along with a letter requesting these funds be used to advocate for the right to life.

The mission of National Right to Life is to protect and defend the most fundamental right of humankind, the right to life of every innocent human being from the beginning of life to natural death. Founded in 1968, National Right to Life is the nation's oldest and largest pro-life organization. National Right to Life is the federation of 50 state right-to-life affiliates and more than 3,000 local chapters. Through education and legislation, National Right to Life is working to restore legal protection to the most defenseless members of our society who are threatened by abortion, infanticide, assisted suicide and euthanasia.
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Trustee Election - Opening Date
September 19, 2022
Trustee Election - Closing Date
September 26, 2022