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Planned Parenthood fires CEO

by MFI News

If you haven’t heard, Planned Parenthood just fired their President and CEO, Dr. Leana Wen, because Wen wanted to focus primarily on “health care” issues rather than political advocacy. Dr. Wen wrote in her statement that the “board leadership has determined that the priority of Planned Parenthood moving forward is to double down on abortion rights advocacy.” Not […]

A Win for Life at the Infanticide Hearing

by MFI News

Dear Friend of the Family, Monday’s Judiciary Committee Hearing on the Infanticide Bill was a win for life. Over 700 pro-life advocates flooded the State House, many of whom testified before the committee, sharing the truth about abortion. This was one of the most highly attended hearings ever on Beacon Hill. During the first few […]

Planned Parenthood is Not Happy

by MFI News

By: Andrew Beckwith This has been a tremendous week for family values in Massachusetts! Citizens of the Commonwealth will finally be able to vote this November to protect their communities from casinos. The entire nation was treated to GOOD news on the issue of protecting the unborn when the Supreme Court struck down MA Planned Parenthood’s […]

Stand with Hobby Lobby

by mafamily

How much money is a clear conscience worth? A Christian family-owned American business is now finding out. The Green family, owners of the retail chain Hobby Lobby, are facing daily fines of $1.3 million dollars for their refusal to comply with the Obamacare mandate requiring that employers provide coverage for the morning after pill, a drug […]

HHS Mandate takes effect TODAY – Violating First Amendment Rights

by mafamily

From the Coalition for Marriage and Family Today the Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate that all businesses and organizations, except churches, must offer abortion, contraception, and other “family planning” service coverage in their health insurance plans takes effect. Originally, the mandate included churches, but after an outcry of First Amendment violations, Obama’s HHS Department […]

EVENT: The Church’s Role in the Heath Care Crisis

by mafamily

The Mockler Center at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary is hosting a symposium on Saturday morning, March 17. There is no dispute that there is a health care crisis in this country, as costs are out of control, coverage is imperfect and the debate remains so divisive politically. The truth is the neither government nor the market […]

EVENT: Sent Out To Heal

by mafamily

Sent Out To Heal The Church’s Role in the Health Care Crisis Saturday, March 17, 2012 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Kaiser Chapel, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary 130 Essex Street, South Hamilton, MA 01982 Cost: Registration includes coffee, refreshments, copy of Tim Johnson’s book $20 ($30 after March 12) Regular $10 ($20 after March 12) Full-time […]

Pro-life groups in RI sue pro-abortion governor

by mafamily

The Rhode Island State Right to Life Committee and 28 state legislators say Gov. Lincoln Chafee illegally bypassed the Legislature in issuing an executive order to create a Rhode Island Health Benefits Exchange Program, to sell health insurance plans that include coverage for abortions. This is according to the Courthouse News Service on Monday. According […]

MCFL to challenge healthcare mandate at ballot

by mafamily

Massachusetts Citizens for Life (MCFL) announced this week that they are putting the individual mandate in the Massachusetts universal healthcare law before the voters in November 2012. The pro-life organization has filed the necessary paperwork with the Attorney General’s office, and if approved, will result in the statewide petition effort this fall. The language of […]