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A Pro-Life Election? Ctd

Iowa, support @JoniErnst, proven #prolife leader. #iasen — Susan B Anthony List (@SBAList) June 2, 2014 I’m proud to be pro-life and to have the endorsements of pro-life organizations: More Summary

Record number of pro-life women headed to Congress

The Congress that convenes in January will have at least 21 pro-life women, breaking a high of 18 following the 2010 elections. ~ Susan B. Anthony List President Marjorie Dannelfelser, National Review Online, November 6 [Photo of newly...Show More Summary

Susan B. Anthony List: 'War on Women' Strategy Is Dead

In the wake of the Republican electoral wave that saw the success of pro-life candidates, the leader of national pro-life organization Susan B. Anthony List is proclaiming that the liberal, abortion-focused “war on women” strategy is dead. Show More Summary

Pro-Life Susan B. Anthony Super PAC Has Winning Record in All 5 States Where it Engaged

Add Women Speak Out, the Super PAC affiliated with the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List, to the list of winners in Tuesday night's Republican wave. The group spent $5 million on ground game and direct mailings in support of pro-life Republican U.S. Show More Summary

Anti-Choice Group Labels Braley A ‘Public Health Threat’ For Not Endorsing Bill Giving Fertilized Eggs Full Legal Rights

Democrats now pose a public health hazard threat, according to a new mailer that many Iowa voters are receiving. The mail comes courtesy of the Susan B. Anthony list, and it warns voters that the views of Democrat Senate nominee Bruce Braley, who supports abortion rights, represent “potentially life-threatening health dangers.” I welcome the Republicans’ [...]

From The Left: Pro-Life Supporters Play Both The Sides Of First Amendment

Back in 2010, the anti-abortion group the Susan B. Anthony List attempted to purchase advertising to claim that pro-life Rep. Steven Driehaus (D-OH) had supported “taxpayer-funded abortion” because he voted for the Affordable Care Act. The Susan B. Anthony list did this despite the fact that according to the non-partisan and Pulitzer Prize winning Poltifact, the...

Pro-Life Susan B. Anthony Super PAC Has Highly Effective Ground Game in Key Senate Races

Women Speak Out, the Super PAC arm of the pro-life Susan B. Anthony List, has raised $2.5 million this election cycle to run an aggressive ground game in support of pro-life Senate candidates in four key swing states: North Carolina, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Kansas. Show More Summary

NARAL's New Anti-Thom Tillis Ad Depicts Susan B. Anthony List as Women Molesters

In its new ad attacking North Carolina GOP Senate candidate Thom Tillis, abortion lobby group NARAL depicts pro-life Susan B. Anthony List and its supporters as “anti-woman” woman molesters. In response to Susan B. Anthony List’s (SBA...Show More Summary

Pro-Life Ad: Kay Hagan Too Extreme on Abortion for North Carolina

Today Women Speak Out PAC, partner of the national pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List), launched an 11-day, $620,000 television ad campaign in the Raleigh, North Carolina media market to expose Senator Kay Hagan’s position on abortion. “This hard-hitting television campaign is air support for our extensive ground game. To date, our field […]

Anti-Choice Super PAC Aims to Swing Senate Control With Attacks on Pro-Choice Democrats

During a panel session at the Values Voter Summit on Saturday, the head of the Susan B. Anthony List’s super PAC said the group will continue targeting incumbent Democratic Sens. Kay Hagan (NC), Mary Landrieu (LA), and Mark Pryor (AR)...Show More Summary

Court Strikes Ohio Election Speech Law, Quotes Frank Underwood

This was a stupid law from the start. Now, it is a stupid, dead law. Ohio banned making false statements in elections. In 2010, the Susan B. Anthony List erected billboards stating that former Cincinnati Congressman Steve Driehaus had voted for "taxpayer-funded abortion" by backing Obamacare, The Plain Dealer recounts.......

Victory: Judge Tosses Restrictive Ohio ‘False Statement’ Law

A federal district court judge has ruled that a pro-life group’s First Amendment rights were violated in 2010 when they were barred from putting up billboards in Ohio. The Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) wanted to put up billboards drawing attention to candidate Steve Driehaus’ support of Obamacare, including taxpayer funding of abortion. Driehaus […]

Federal Judge Strikes Down Ohio 'False' Speech Law, Rules for Susan B. Anthony List

5 months agoNews : Reason

In its unanimous June 2014 ruling in Susan B. Anthony List v. Driehaus, the U.S. Supreme Court held that he anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony List had every right to mount a First Amendment challenge to an Ohio law which criminalizes "false" political speech. Show More Summary

Pro-Life Group Wins as Judge Strikes Radical Law Prohibiting Pro-Life Free Speech

Today the national pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) was victorious in its legal battle against Ohio’s “false statement” law, which previously allowed a politically-appointed government panel to determine true or false political speech.  Judge Timothy Black ruled in favor of SBA List in the case of Susan B. Anthony List v. Ohio […]

Will SCOTUS Protect Political Campaign Lies

The used-car sales lobby must be licking its chops. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that the Susan B. Anthony List (an antiabortion group) may sue over an Ohio law that prevented it from making false statements about a political candidate. What...Show More Summary

Lefty Pundits Distort Unanimous Supreme Court Ruling to Smear Pro-lifers as Liars

Yesterday, the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that pro-life organization Susan B. Anthony List should be allowed to challenge in court an Ohio state law that criminalizes making false statements in an election campaign. The law, which...Show More Summary

Supreme Court unanimously backs Susan B. Anthony List’s free speech over Ohio law

by Ben Johnson WASHINGTON, D.C., June 16, 2014 ( – The U.S. Supreme Court has unanimously decided to allow the Susan B. Anthony List to challenge a law that it says could chill free speech and intimidate American citizens not to criticize politicians. Former Democratic Congressman Steve Driehaus…

Unanimous Supreme Court Holds Pro-Life Susan B. Anthony List Can Continue Legal Challenge

The pro-life Susan B. Anthony List (SBA) was investigated for allegedly violating an Ohio election law banning false speech in campaign messages. It has now won on an issue at the Supreme Court that allows SBA to proceed with its lawsuit, arguing Ohio’s law violates free speech. Show More Summary

Supreme Court Votes For The Right To Lie

7 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Supreme Court’s Susan B. Anthony List ruling exposes the right’s pernicious habit of false-fact smear campaigns.

Should The Government Outlaw Lying In Politics?

Today the Supreme Court sided with the pro-life group Susan B. Anthony List in a dispute over an election law in Ohio which makes it illegal to “post, publish, circulate, distribute, or otherwise disseminate a false statement concerning a candidate…if the statement is designed to promote the election, nomination, or defeat of the candidate.  The SBA...

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