WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Left in a Lurch. Solomon, Burt // National Journal;3/15/97, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p528
The article analyzes the political stand of Bill Clinton, the U.S. President within the Democratic Party. It reflects that he was bold when he vetoed the partial-birth abortions act. But at the time of the failure of health care reforms in 1994, he became nervous about his own re-election...
- Voter guide no guide at all. // Human Events;11/15/96, Vol. 52 Issue 43, p24
Reports on President Bill Clinton's answer to the question on partial-birth abortion sent by the U.S. Catholic Conference the weekend before the election. Signing of a bill barring third-trimester abortions; Appropriate exception for life or health; Psychological health as part of the exception.
- Abortion: Supreme Court Upholds Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act Against Facial Challenge - Gonzales v. Carhart. Kessler, Bruce // American Journal of Law & Medicine;2007, Vol. 33 Issue 2/3, p523
The article discusses the procedural background of the Supreme Court case "Gonzales v. Carhart" in the U.S. The court upheld the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003, which prohibits any person from intentionally delivering a living fetus. It specifically bans the administration of the...
- BREAD & CIRCUSES. O'Beirne, Kate // National Review;9/30/1996, Vol. 48 Issue 18, p22
The article comments on the debate over partial-birth abortions and the decision of U.S. President Bill Clinton to veto the bill banning partial-birth abortions. It offers information on the opposition of the U.S. public to partial-birth abortion. It explores the role of media bias in public...
- WHILE WE'RE AT IT. Neuhaus, Richard John // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb1998, Issue 80, p72
Criticizes the views of Father Robert Drinan about global population explosion. Statements issued by Drinan regarding partial-birth abortion; Expected decline of world population in 2050; Remarks from Bishop James McHugh of Camden, New Jersey regarding the views of Drinan.
- The End of Democracy? A Discussion Continued. Bennett, William J. // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1997, Issue 69, p19
Discusses issues on the judicial usurpation of politics in the U.S. as of January 1997. Criticisms against the U.S. Supreme Court in undermining a democratic self-government; Effect of the judicial usurpation of politics on the ability of people to decide on matters of birth, marriage and...
- Kagan on the 'Right' to Suction Someone's Brains. Jeffrey, Terence P. // Human Events;7/5/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 24, p6
The article looks at the criticism against U.S. Supreme Court justice nominee Elena Kagan's bid to forward the partial-birth abortion bill. It presents several memos describing how she tried to convince former U.S. President Bill Clinton to support the bill as part of the abortion law. It says...
- House overrides late term abortion ban veto. Severson, Kristin // Off Our Backs;Oct96, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the decision of the US House of Representatives to override a bill of President Clinton that would ban some late term abortions that the anti-abortion movement has labelled `partial birth' abortions. Use of the House vote as an issue against Clinton in the elections.
- Weeping women. // Commonweal;5/3/96, Vol. 123 Issue 9, p5
Comments on United States President Bill Clinton's veto of the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act. Clinton's skill at comforting the sorrowing and the afflicted; Whiff of campaign politics implicit in Clinton's veto.