In preparation for the rhetoric we’ve heard and will hear re: President Bush’s nomination of John Roberts (or any nomination he would make), please get your Crying Wolf bingo cards ready! This comes courtesy of Senator John Cornyn. See page 2 for a sample of the Groundhog’s Day shenanigans, also courtesy of Cornyn:
Entries for September, 2005
Factoids on Judge John Roberts’ hearing length and amount of questioning Judge John Roberts testified for approximately 22 hours before the Senate Judiciary Committee, 10 hours longer than William Rehnquist when he became Chief Justice, 5 hours longer than Ruth Bader Ginsburg , and 4 hours longer than Stephen Breyer. William Rehnquist: “In nearly 12 [...]
Gotta read this column, in today’s New York Times. Hysterical! The column is posted on page 2 if you can’t get the NYT online.
Yesterday’s New York Times included an article entitled, “March of the Conservatives: Penguin Film as Political Fodder.” I am reprinting it on page 2 in case you can’t open NYT online. March of the Penguins is now the second highest grossing documentary ever, behind Farenheit 911. The first paragraph of the piece stated: On the [...]
Manuel Miranda is former counsel to GOP Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist and founder and chairman of the Third Branch Conference, a coalition of grassroots organizations following judicial issues. He writes a thrice-weekly column in the Wall Street Journal. He has three observations on yesterday’s US Senate hearings on the confirmation of John Roberts to [...]
To the left is a photo of the Slidell, LA, pregnancy resource center, sent to me by Cindy Collins, its executive director. She writes: Our CPC has been serving the Slidell and surrounding area for 20 years. We averaged between 100 to 160 clients per month… over 20,000 since 1986… over 8500 babies born. Slidell [...]
A News.telegraph.com article reports on a Spanish abortion mill offering financial kickbacks to late-term pregnant mothers to circumvent UK abortion laws and come to Spain to terminate. The mill is also offering financial incentives to pregnancy help lines for referrals. States the article: The law in Spain states that pregnancies over 22 weeks can only [...]
I’ll be on Wiley Drake’s radio show at 11a CST today to discuss the needs of hurricane-devastated pregnancy resource centers. The show can be listened to live via the Internet at www.crusaderadio.com.
Thanks very much to Catholic Exchange for posting information on the financial plight of hurricane-devastated pregnancy resource centers. CE asked me to write an article, which is posted as its top story today. Please donate at www.ctlm.org.
Update on FINANCIAL status of LA/MS pregnancy resource centers Help! Pro-lifers must come to the aid of the pregnancy resource centers in Mississippi and Louisiana. Donations are going everywhere – except prcs! I spoke with Dorothy Wallis of the Caring to Love prc in Baton Rouge this morning, and she reported having only received $5,000 [...]