Posts Tagged ‘ Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act ’

Congressman Franks Hails Historic Passage Of Unborn Babies Protection Act

May 18th, 2015 | By

I want to express my deepest and sincerest gratitude to my colleagues who not only played a role in the creation and development of The Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act but who also voted today to protect little pain-capable unborn babies. I especially want to thank the leadership of the House for bringing it to a vote on this unique day. Protecting those who cannot protect themselves is why we are really all here and today’s vote is a strong reminder of that.

Forbes Proud Sponsor Of ‘Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act’

May 14th, 2015 | By

H.R. 36 looks out for the health of both babies and their mothers by providing vital legal protections for unborn children and empowering the mother with a civil right of action if her baby does not receive the standard of medical care required under the law.

House To Vote On Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act This Thursday

Jan 20th, 2015 | By

Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ) is the sponsor of the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which will be voted on by the House this Thursday – on the 42nd anniversary of the infamous Roe v. Wade decision. Franks’ bill protects unborn children after 20 weeks when they can feel pain during an abortion. The U.S. is one of only seven nations that permits elective abortions after 20 weeks.

Franks & Blackburn Reintroduce The Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Jan 8th, 2015 | By
William J Murray and Congressman Franks

“More than 18,000 ‘very late term’ abortions are performed every year on perfectly healthy unborn babies in America. These are innocent and defenseless children who can not only feel pain, but who can survive outside of the womb in most cases, and who are torturously killed without even basic anesthesia. Many of them cry and scream as they die, but because it is amniotic fluid going over their vocal cords instead of air, we don’t hear them.”

Pro-Lifers Challenge Democrats Over War On Unborn Women

Aug 28th, 2014 | By

Pro-life groups are going after vulnerable Democrats over their failure to support the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act. The Act passed the GOP House in 2013, but it has never been brought up for a vote in the Democrat-controlled Senate. Among those being targeted for their failure to act on this bill is Senator Mark Udall (D-CO).

Congressman Franks Leads Pain Ban For Unborn Babies

Jun 3rd, 2014 | By
William J Murray and Congressman Franks

Congressman Trent Franks (R-AZ) is leading 105 Congressman to urge Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) to permit a vote on his “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.”

The bill was proposed by Franks and easily passed in the House. It has been blocked in the Senate ever since by Reid.

Rep. Trent Franks Thanks Constituents For Pro-Life Victory

Jun 20th, 2013 | By

Arizona Republican Rep. Trent Franks is blessed by the outpouring of support he received for his Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which was passed by the House yesterday.

Republican House Passes Fetal Pain Bill

Jun 19th, 2013 | By

On Tuesday, the House of Representatives passed the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, sponsored by GING-PAC supported Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ). The bill passed by a vote of 228-196. The legislation, if signed into law, will ban abortions after 20 weeks of gestation.

House Majority Leader Launches Web Site On Republican Legislation

Jun 11th, 2013 | By
Eric Cantor

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) has just announced the creation of a new web site called “” that features the latest Republican proposals in Congress. The site also encourages American citizens to sign on as co-sponsors of the bills that are being considered.