VP Mike Pence hosted pro-life leaders at White House on eve of March for Life

In a clear sign of the sea change in Washington this week, Vice President Mike Pence hosted about 40 U.S. pro-life leaders in the White House for an exclusive meeting Thursday night on the eve of the March for Life. Pro-life leaders who attended said the event was intended to encourage them in their efforts. “We know of course that Mike Pence, our Vice President, is strongly pro-life. He wanted to encourage and thank pro-lifers all over the country,” National Right to Life President Carol Tobias, who attended the event, told…

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BREAKING: President Trump tweets to March for Life: ‘You have my full support!’

President Donald Trump reiterated his support for the March for Life in tweets this morning as hundreds of thousands of pro-life activists gathered on the National Mall. “The #MarchForLife is so important. To all of you marching — you have my full support!” he wrote. The #MarchForLife is so important. To all of you marching — you have my full support! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 27, 2017 He also sent out a second tweet promoting Vice President Mike Pence’s speech at the March. “Mike Pence will be speaking at today’s #MarchForLife…

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Catholics gather in Washington for annual March for Life

Thousands of mostly young Catholics took part in January 27 March for Life in Washington D.C. The March is preceded each year by a prayer Vigil organized by Bishops of the United States, which takes place in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. On Friday morning, Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond of New Orleans will be the primary celebrant at the Closing Mass for the Vigil. This year’s March is the focus of renewed attention, in part because of the expected presence of newly-elected US Vice-President Mike…

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President Trump Bashes Media: “March for Life Will Have 600,000 People and You Won’t Even Read About It”

For the second time in the last 24 hours, President Donald Trump bashed the media bias when it comes to covering the March for Life. Trump first slammed the media in an interview with ABC News. Then on January 26, during his address to the Republican Leadership Retreat, Trump said that the March for Life will have hundreds of thousands of people but the mainstream media will barely cover it if it all. “You know, the press never gives them the credit that they deserve. They’ll have three hundred, four…

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Vice President Pence to speak at anti-abortion march

American Vice President Mike Pence will speak on Friday to a gathering of anti- abortion activists on the National Mall, a sign of the movement’s new and growing authority in a government now dominated by Republicans. The organizers for the event, the March for Life , had extended invitations to President Trump and Mr. Pence. A senior White House official confirmed that Mr. Pence would address the marchers. Mr. Pence’s appearance will come just a few days before Mr. Trump is expected to reveal his nominee for the Supreme Court…

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