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Sessions: Each and Every Life is Precious

October 5, 2017

I recently released the following statement in support of a measure to prohibit abortions after 20 weeks, which is when a fetus can feel pain, with exceptions in cases of rape, incest, or when a mother’s life is in danger: When my son Alex was born with Down syndrome there was never a question in my […]

3,800 Gang Members Charged in Transnational Gangbusting Operation

October 3, 2017

The Department of Justice announced Friday the arrest of some 3,800 gang members across four countries, dealing a serious blow to the MS-13 transnational drug gang. Operation “Regional Shield” involved coordination between law enforcement in the United States, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. The majority of the charges came in El Salvador: 3,477 criminal charges, resulting in […]

House passes 20-week abortion ban

October 3, 2017

The House on Tuesday passed a bill to ban abortion after 20 weeks. The bill, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, would penalize medical providers who perform abortions after 20 weeks of gestation with up to five years in prison or fines, or both. The bill contains limited exceptions, including when a woman’s pregnancy puts her […]