Supreme Court Battle Begins, Here's How to Help
- Dear Pro-Life Friends,
This is it. We've waited since 2000 for the opportunity to
appoint a pro-life judge on the Supreme Court to replace one of
its six abortion advocates.
With the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor,
the court will have one less advocate of both abortion and
If President Bush nominates a pro-life jurist, as most people
expect he will, and if the Senate confirms the nominee, we will
be one vote away from overturning the dreaded Roe v. Wade
decision that has resulted in more than 43 million abortions.
That's great news!
But, as you know, it will take tremendous hard work. Over the
years, pro-life groups have asked for your help in so many ways
-- to educate the public, help to pass pro-life legislation in
Congress and state legislatures, and to elect pro-life candidates
to state and federal offices.
You've risen to the occasion countless times and, together, we've
won so many battles. But unborn children need you now more than
This is the battle we've been fighting since 1973. The fight to
get a pro-life justice on the Supreme Court is what the pro-life
movement has been all about since then. For everyone who values
the lives of precious children before birth, there's no greater
There are several ways you can help in this battle and I'm going
to outline several of them below.
1. Immediately contact President Bush and urge him to appoint a
justice who will interpret the words and actual meaning of the
Constitution and not legislate from the bench. Moreover, ask him
to appoint a judge like Clarence Thomas or Antonin Scalia who
values the culture of life. Contact President Bush at: The White
House, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20500,
202-456-1111, (fax) 202-456-2461, president@.... You
can also send an email by going to
2. Contact your two senators and encourage them to support
President Bush's nominee. Ask them to oppose a filibuster against
the nominee. You can reach any senator by calling 202-224-3121 or
find specific contact information by going to
3. The best way pro-life people can keep informed about the
upcoming Supreme Court battle is by subscribing to the
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4. Educate others. Take the information you get from LifeNews.com
and write letters to the editor, forward the news to pro-life
people, and print out news stories or emails to take to members
of your church.
Thank you for your help and support and please do everything you
can to help put another pro-life voice on the Supreme Court.
Sincerely for Life,
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