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May 11, 2017
Dayton vetoes two abortion-related bills
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed a bill authored by Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, that would have banned Medicaid or any other state-funded...
May 11, 2017 - 4:43pm
April 24, 2017
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
ST. PAUL—In 2011 and 2012, Republican lawmakers passed bills to require abortion providers be licensed and to block state health programs...
April 24, 2017 - 10:08pm
March 5, 2017
Minnesota Senate leader expects abortion funding bill to go to Dayton
ST. PAUL—A bill aimed at curtailing state funding for abortions in Minnesota is advancing rapidly in the Minnesota Senate, but may be stalled...
March 5, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 2, 2017
Letter: It was an attack on the faithful
As a Catholic I express my apology to evangelicals that the words of Pope Francis were used to attack faithful Christians who voted their consciences...
March 2, 2017 - 2:12am
February 20, 2017
Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move
OSLO, Norway — Norway has joined an international initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls left by President Donald...
February 20, 2017 - 9:18am
February 18, 2017
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe vs. Wade ruling legalizing abortion, died Saturday,...
February 18, 2017 - 3:59pm
January 27, 2017
Pence fires up anti-abortion activists in Washington march
WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence fired up tens of thousands of anti-abortion activists gathered in Washington on Friday for the 44th...
January 27, 2017 - 9:10pm
December 6, 2016
Letter: Taking God's word as truth
In my 77 years, as I've looked to and fro I see something that alarms me. There is a song that expresses these sentiments. "I love those dear...
December 6, 2016 - 12:00am
October 12, 2016
Evelyn Guggisberg letter: Will our land of the free survive?
A sign I saw recently via text, said, "Make America Kind." The vitriol of this campaign probably has a lot of people wishing for that.
October 12, 2016 - 2:56am
January 25, 2016
U.S. Supreme Court refuses to review N.D.’s fetal heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK, North Dakota – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to review a stricken-down North Dakota law that would have banned abortion if the fetus has a detectable heartbeat, which is at about six weeks of pregnancy. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said he knew the chances...
January 25, 2016 - 10:27am
May 7, 2014
Letter: Skewed facts on abortion
The April 25 “Hard questions on abortion” letter to the editor says: “A woman has a right, and a say on what she decides to do with her body, and like it or not, the decision is hers.” The problem with that statement is that the fetus (child) inside her body is not her...
May 7, 2014 - 12:02am
April 25, 2014
Letter: Hard questions on abortion
No one likes abortion, and everyone has their opinion, but the bottom line comes down to the mother and the reasons why she chooses to abort a fetus. First of all, you need to walk a mile in her shoes before passing judgment. A woman has a right, and a say on what she decides to do...
April 25, 2014 - 6:00am
April 15, 2014
Letter: Making the moral decision
Susan Estrich’s column on April 6 on abortion was on Roe v. Wade. The most telling part was “as someone who has been a law professor for 33 years, I can promise you that we in the legal profession are no more qualified to make medical decisions than doctors are to provide...
April 15, 2014 - 1:00am
February 2, 2014
U.S. abortion rate at a more than 40-year low
NEW YORK (Reuters) — The abortion rate in the U.S. dipped to its lowest since 1973, coinciding with a steep decline in overall pregnancy and birth rates, a study from a nonprofit sexual health organization showed on Sunday. The rate declined to 16.9 abortions per 1,000 women between...
February 2, 2014 - 11:08pm