National Priests’ Group Praises President’s Abortion Veto Promise


Priests for Life



Washington, DC – Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, thanked President Bush for his letters to Speaker Pelosi and Majority Leader Reid in which the President promised to veto “any legislation that weakens current Federal policies and laws on abortion.”

Fr. Pavone added, “No public official who fails to recognize that children in the womb have human rights is worthy of public office.”

Priests for Life is the nation's largest Catholic pro-life organization dedicated to ending abortion and euthanasia. For more information, visit

The President's letter to Reid (PDF format)

The President's letter to Pelosi (PDF format)