Legislation

Frequently asked questions on Wisconsin Family Action’s Domestic Partnership Registry legal challenge, updated June 25, 2013

 
 

It’s all about recognizing dignity/humanity of aborted, stillborn or miscarried babies

This month State Senator Terry Moulton (R-Chippewa Falls) and State Representative Joel Kleefisch (R-Oconomowoc) sent a memo to their legislative colleagues inviting them to join them as co-sponsors of the bill package known as the Heal Without Harm Initiative. This initiative is comprised of two bills. One bill bans the trade and use of the body […]

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Wisconsin docs say fetal tissue from abortions (still) not needed for research/medical treatments

Two bills have recently been introduced in the Wisconsin Legislature to provide a path forward for biomedical research that honors the dignity of the human beings that it is meant to serve. These are the Fetal Remains Respect Act and the Unborn Child Disposition and Anatomical Gift Act, part of the Heal Without Harm Legislative […]

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WI Coalition Works To Pass Legislation Banning Trade/ Use of Body Parts of Aborted Babies

Wisconsin Family Action is a proud member of the Heal Without Harm Ethical Research Coalition (HWH), comprised of Wisconsin Catholic Conference, Wisconsin Right to Life and Pro-Life Wisconsin. The HWH Coalition supports ending the trade and use of abortion-derived baby body parts, while also promoting ethical alternatives in research. The HWH Coalition has serious concerns about […]

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Speaker Vos Says He Is “Open” To Legalizing Medical Marijuana

From Fox6Now: Democrats in the Wisconsin Legislature are circulating a bill to legalize medical marijuana. The proposal by state Sen. Jon Erpenbach and Rep. Chris Taylor comes after Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said he would be open to the idea. Republicans have typically been against any attempts to legalize marijuana. Republican Senate Majority Leader […]

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“Choose Life” License Plates Coming to Wisconsin!

NEW PRO-LIFE LICENSE PLATE WILL BE AVAILABLE IN 2017 A Choose Life Wisconsin license plate is becoming a reality. The red, white and black plate features an ink print of a baby’s foot and the words Choose Life. The effort began years ago as a cooperative project of Wisconsin Family Action and Pro-Life Wisconsin. $25 […]

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Wisconsin’s Golden Opportunity for LIFE

On Tuesday, 9/22, the Senate Committee on Human Health and Service held a public hearing on Senate Bill 260 (companion AB 305 – bans the sale and use of the body parts and tissues of aborted babies) Senate Bill 237 (companion AB 310 – redirects about $7.5 million annually of taxpayer money away from Planned […]

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WFA testifies on 3 pro-life bills at Senate committee public hearing

On Tuesday, 9/22, the Senate Committee on Human Health and Service held a public hearing on Senate Bill 260 (bans the sale and use of the body parts and tissues of aborted babies) Senate Bill 237 (redirects about $7.5 million annually of taxpayer money away from Planned Parenthood of WI), and Senate Bill 238 (bans […]

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Wisconsin Pro-Life Groups form NEW Coalition “Heal Without Harm”

READ FULL PRESS RELEASE HERE. To Members of the Wisconsin State Legislature: We urge the passage of AB 305/SB 260 to uphold the integrity of medical research, which is intended to heal without harm, for the following reasons: Ethical, effective alternatives to abortion-derived fetal tissue exist and more will be discovered if researchers strive to […]

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Stop the Shenanigans! CALL these Republican leaders in the state Assembly NOW!

PLEASE TAKE ACTION AND THEN SHARE THIS INFORMATION WITH OTHERS! You can make an incredible difference for life in Wisconsin with just 3 phone calls! Please call the following Republican leaders in the state Assembly right away: Speaker Robin Vos                                 (608) […]

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BREAKING: Public hearing on 3 WI PRO-LIFE BILLS – Senate Committee TUESDAY 9/22

PLAN TO ATTEND AND SPEAK AND/OR REGISTER IN FAVOR OF THESE PRO-LIFE BILLS! CALL YOUR LEGISLATOR TODAY AND ASK HIM/HER TO SUPPORT THESE BILLS, TOO!

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