"Those charged with making, enforcing and interpreting the law have the opportunity to further the work of Henry J. Hyde – transforming America into a nation that embraces and defends all its people, great and small, born and unborn."
"It can be a very strange thought to wonder why you were chosen to live while your brother or sister was chosen for death. Why did you survive? What would your sibling have been like, acted like, looked like?"
"The law would apply to as many as 75 life-affirming pregnancy help medical clinics, and would also force at least another 75 pregnancy centers in the state that do not provide free ultrasound services to post signage declaring they are not medical facilities."
"Indeed, providing a dying patient with a lethal prescription is only cosmetically different than handing the patient a loaded gun. Comforting euphemisms such as 'medical aid in dying' cannot obscure this reality."
"The fact that more babies are surviving at an earlier gestational age of birth is a real testament of work of our neonatology colleagues and advances we have made in medicine."- Heather Frey, MD, a maternal-fetal medicine physician at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Thank you Governor Matt Bevin for standing strong! Substantial medical and scientific evidence shows unborn babies can feel pain by 20 weeks, if not earlier. They deserve to be protected from excruciating late abortions.
"The assertion of some medical experts that an unborn child remains in a coma-like sleep state that precludes it from experiencing pain is inconsistent with the documented reaction of unborn children to painful stimuli and with the experience of fetal surgeons..."