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15 Oct 2020

Roe v. Wade is Not a ‘Super Precedent:’ Here’s Why That Matters

Brenna Lewis | October 15, 2020
  Whether or not Judge Amy Coney Barrett would reverse Roe v. Wade inevitably came up during Day Two of her confirmation hearings. Senators had this on their minds, as well as to what Judge Barrett’s personal views were on the decision, if she had discussed ruling on the decision with President Trump, and, most importantly, how Roe v. Wade is not a
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13 Oct 2020

Students for Life Takes Over D.C. to #ConfirmAmy

Kristi Hamrick | October 13, 2020
  Students for Life spent all day in Washington, D.C. on the first day of the Amy Coney Barrett confirmation hearings to show our support for this highly qualified nominee. Highlights included pro-life women in Supreme Court Justice costumes, a display of a pregnant woman amplifying her baby’s heartbeat, rallying, and a prayer service. Students for Life’s #ConfirmAmy activities have
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12 Oct 2020

Senator Cory Booker Easily Wins Award for Most Hysterical Fear-Mongering on Roe v. Wade

Brenna Lewis | October 12, 2020
  Judge Amy Coney Barrett has not even been confirmed to the Supreme Court, yet Democrats are already in hysterics over the fate of the Roe v. Wade. Perhaps the most absurd warnings came from Senator Cory Booker. He used his time to explain how “people are scared right now… because they know what a future without the protections of Roe
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12 Oct 2020

Students for Life Calls on the Senate to #ConfirmAmy

Kristi Hamrick | October 12, 2020
Students for Life of America & SFLAction call on the U.S. Senate to #ConfirmAmy, Begin Vigil and Join Events in front of the Supreme Court as Hearings Begin “Getting the right people on the Supreme Court is literally a matter of life and death,” said SFLA/SFLAction’s’ Kristan Hawkins. “The Pro-Life Generation is all in and will work to #ConfirmAmy both
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12 Oct 2020

Photos from Amy Coney Barrett Hearing: Day 1

Brenna Lewis | October 12, 2020
Here are some visual highlights from Day 1 of the Amy Coney Barrett hearings! Join us live as we greet Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in front of Congress and surrounded by protestors, for the start of her confirmation hearings. Posted by Students for Life of America on Monday, October 12, 2020 Tune in to hear why we came out to
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12 Oct 2020

Democrats Don’t Know What “Court Packing” Means

Brenna Lewis | October 12, 2020
  Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have engaged in quite the show of mental gymnastics with their non-answers on the integral question about if they will pack the Supreme Court by adding more members to the Court than the typical nine. The new talking point is even more bizarre, with Biden and other Democrats claiming that it’s Republicans who are
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08 Oct 2020

So, What Did We Learn from the Vice Presidential Debate?

Brenna Lewis | October 8, 2020
  Last night was the first Vice Presidential debate between Senator Kamala Harris and Vice President Mike Pence. For anyone who was able to ignore the attention-hungry fly that took up residence on Pence’s head for a few minutes, they actually enjoyed a fairly civil and productive conversation between these very different politicians. There was still moderator bias from Susan Page
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02 Oct 2020

About those Supreme Court Nominations… Who’s Right?

Brenna Lewis | October 2, 2020
  The first question of the first presidential debate—quite the contentious one—had to do with the hot topic on everyone’s mind: the Supreme Court. Moderator Chris Wallace asked, “Why are you right in the argument you make and your opponent wrong?” Considering Trump’s case is a matter of following a Constitutional duty on judicial nominees, it’s hard to argue with
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02 Oct 2020

Getting Punched at the Supreme Court is Likely Just the Beginning

Brenna Lewis | October 2, 2020
  While countering a pro-abortion rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Sunday, SFLAction team member Autumn Schimmer was punched in the face. Autumn, while peacefully making her support for Judge Amy Coney Barrett heard. The incident took place at a rally organized by Planned Parenthood and NARAL Pro-Choice America. At one point, a pro-choice woman wanted to speak with
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27 Sep 2020

Students for Life Team Member PUNCHED at Supreme Court!

Kristi Hamrick | September 27, 2020
Students for Life Action staff member PUNCHED in front of the Supreme Court While PEACEFULLY Advocating for a Supreme Court Pick Who Would Protect Life in Law   Outside of the Supreme Court, a Young Woman and Pro-Life Advocate, was attacked while talking about her support for Judge Amy Coney Barrett   WASHINGTON D.C. (09-27-2020) – A Students for Life Action team
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