Tag: Kathy Forck

Abortion fight enters new chapter in Missouri after Whole Woman’s Health decision

Missouri laws requiring ambulatory surgical center rules and admitting privileges for providers in jeopardy COLUMBIA, Mo. – Just hours after lawyers for Planned Parenthood asked a federal judge for an injunction on two Missouri abortion laws Monday, anti-abortion activists across the state promised supporters and members of the media that […]

‘Happy Birthday, Jesus’ program to take place in rotunda

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Mid-Missouri anti-abortion advocates will return to the Capitol building on Tuesday for their “Happy Birthday, Jesus” Christmas program, which takes place in the rotunda from noon to 3:00 p.m. The program will feature caroling, hymns, prayer, and a nativity scene. All are welcome to “enjoy this brief […]

Pro-life rally recognizes pro-life legislators, calls out Mizzou

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – About 100 pro-life activists gathered in the Capitol rotunda yesterday with a large group of legislators to rally to “Stand Up for Life and Life Affirming Legislators,” as well as “getting Mizzou out” of the “abortion business.” The rally was opened in a prayer led by a […]

Sanctity of Life Committee hears testimony on abortion from the public

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Sanctity of Life Committee heard public testimony regarding the two scandals revolving around Planned Parenthood in the state of Missouri. Testimony largely came from anti-abortion advocates, but sparks flew when Susan Gibson of the National Association for Women got into a shouting match with Sen. […]

Hanaway to attend her second rally outside Columbia Planned Parenthood

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Republican gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway will attend another protest Saturday organized by Mid-Missourians for Life outside the Columbia Planned Parenthood affiliate. Hanaway also attended a similar rally a few weeks ago at the same location, and she is also expected to speak at this event as well. Rep. […]

Anti-Planned Parenthood group delivers letters to McCaskill’s office

COLUMBIA, Mo. – About two dozen anti-abortion advocates held a brief protest outside of and delivered letters condemning the practices of Planned Parenthood to Sen. Claire McCaskill’s Columbia office Tuesday morning. The group delivered a letter signed by over 100 anti-abortion advocates from around mid-Missouri, calling to defund Planned Parenthood after allegations […]