The House passed a Bill on Friday 9/18/15 to criminalize live harvesting from a baby that was supposed to be killed by an abortion. Write your Senator that they pass their version on September 22. Here is the Focus on the Family email with a link that will send you to a page that matches with your Senator according to your Zip Code. Help criminalize actions such abortion actions as Planned Parenthood having a baby scheduled for a womb murder pulled out alive for more viable body parts to sell.
Take Action TODAY to Protect the Preborn
Pro-Life Vote Set for U.S. Senate on Tues., Sept. 22
Sent by Focus on the Family
Sent: 9/18/2015 5:25 PM
Action Alert: The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on an important pro-life bill Tuesday, Sept. 22, and we need your help.
The bill, the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” (H.R. 36), prohibits late-term abortion beginning at 20 weeks after fertilization except in limited circumstances.
The measure passed the U.S. House of Representatives in May and represents one of the best opportunities in recent years at the federal level to reduce the number of abortions, and serve as a major blow in the courts to Roe v Wade.
This is a key opportunity to speak up for defenseless preborn babies by contacting your two U.S. Senators and asking them to support and vote for H.R. 36.
- If you want to contact your two U.S. Senators this weekend, we suggest using our Action Center to email messages to their offices.
- If you can call today (Friday) or Monday, Sept. 21 (the day before the vote), please call the Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121, and leave a message with both of your senators’ offices.
When you call your two senators:
- Be prepared to give your name and street address to verify where you live. This is standard procedure with every Senate office.
- Then, respectfully ask the senator to SUPPORT and VOTE FOR the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act,” H.R. 36
Thank you for being a voice for the voiceless.
Their fate is in our hands.
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