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Join Chittenden County Right to Life for their 23rd Annual Dinner & Auction this Saturday, September 28th! This fun event will be held at the St. John Vianney Community Hall in South Burlington from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm. Tickets for the roast beef dinner are $13 per person and reservations are required. Reserve your… Read more »
FOCUS: The Vermont Abortion Law is Bad Legislation (Part 4) with Vermont Representative Anne Donahue and host Margaret Harrington Click here to view.
Call to Action: Abortion is NOT Family Planning On August 21, Planned Parenthood of Vermont publicly urged their supporters to thank Governor Phil Scott and the members of the State Legislature for securing approximately $800,000 of Vermont State taxpayer monies. These monies will replace the Federal Title X funds after Planned Parenthood declined to adhere… Read more »
The House Committee on Human Services will hold a public hearing on Proposal 5, a proposed amendment to the Vermont Constitution regarding “personal reproductive liberty,” i.e. abortion, on Wednesday, April 17, from 5:00–7:00 p.m. The hearing will take place in the House Chamber at the State House in Montpelier. Seating is limited. Sign-up to speak… Read more »
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VRLC is compiling information on how each Representative voted on H.57 and that information will be made available to you shortly. H.57 has been sent to the Vermont Senate Health and Welfare Committee for consideration, but they have not begun working on the Bill. The Committee has turned their attention to PR. 5, the proposal… Read more »
The Vermont House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly in favor of H.57, the unrestricted abortion Bill. H.57 now moves to the Senate. Mary Hahn Beerworth, VRLC Executive Director commented: “It is official. The Vermont Democrat Party now holds the dubious distinction of being the party of unlimited, unrestricted and unregulated abortion-on-demand throughout pregnancy. Common sense amendments… Read more »
The House Judiciary Committee today voted 9-2 in favor of H.57 after making some cosmetic changes to the Bill. That means the full House of Representatives will vote on H.57 as early as Wednesday, February 20th. It is urgent that you contact your Representative(s) and ask them to vote NO on H.57. Please urge concerned… Read more »
Some Legislators have implied that the Federal Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act prohibits abortions in the late stages of pregnancy. It does not. It prohibits one specific type of abortion procedure. There are other types of abortion procedures used to abort babies in the second and third trimesters of pregnancy – procedures used at the UVM… Read more »