Senate Health Care Bill a Step in the Right Direction


Priests for Life


NEW YORK -- Priests for Life issued the following statement today regarding the Senate health-care bill unveiled this morning.

 “As the U.S. Senate works to repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act, and its expansion of abortion, we at Priests for Life are encouraged by the bill unveiled today, and by the commitment of President Trump and Congress to provide better, life-affirming care to Americans.

“We are gratified that the draft bill is moving us further in the right direction and we look forward to continuing to work with the Senate and our pro-life colleagues to make the pro-life provisions of the bill as strong as possible before the bill comes to a vote.”

The statement was signed by 

Father Frank Pavone, National Director

Janet Morana, Executive Director

Father Denis Wilde, OSA, Associate Director,

Alveda King, Director of Civil Rights for the Unborn



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