AFA of PA Action Alert – Result of Vote on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

Synopsis:  The cloture vote on S 311 the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act has failed with all Democrats, except three voting ‘nay.’  Pennsylvania’s two senators did vote the right way!

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Issue

Result of Vote on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act from Pennsylvania

Details

The cloture vote (the requirement of 60 votes in order to end debate on a bill and advance it for a vote on the floor) on S 311, the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, failed with a vote of 53-44 in the US Senate.

Only three Democrats voted ‘yea’ – Senator Bob Casey, Jr. (D-PA), Doug Jones (D-AL) and Joe Manchin (D-WV).  No Republicans voted ‘nay,’ however three did not vote –  Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Tim Scott (R-SC)

Action Steps

Thank Senators  Bob Casey, Jr. and Pat Toomey for voting to protect babies who are born alive after a failed abortion.

Voices for Life Mission Statement

Pregnant, need help or know someone who does?

National Hotline: Call 1-800-712-HELP or Text ‘HELPLINE’ to 313131.

In Southeast Penna:  Call the Community Women’s Center at 215-826-8090

Help After an Abortion

If you or someone you know is suffering after abortion, confidential non-judgmental help is available.  Call Project Rachel’s national toll-free number 888-456-HOPE (4673) or visit hopeafterabortion.org. 

One thought on “AFA of PA Action Alert – Result of Vote on Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

  1. Carl J. Niedzwiecki September 17, 2019 / 10:15 pm

    Diane, I am not sure what the results of the “Born Alive Debate” vote means. Was that good or bad? Sometimes the way things are worded, it is hard for laymen like me to understand.

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