NIFLA in the News

January 28, 2021

Thomas Glessner in Fox News: “Pro-lifers, religious liberty advocates sound alarm over Biden HHS pick Xavier Becerra”

“NIFLA, the network of pregnancy centers challenging that law, said on Monday that Biden’s pick ‘solidifies the fact that his administration will be the most anti-life regime in American history.’ ‘Along with the vice presidency of Kamala Harris, Mr. Becerra’s appointment guarantees that Biden’s administration will harbor a particular hostility toward the life-saving work of pregnancy centers nationwide,’ said NIFLA President Thomas Glessner.” Read the full article here.
October 31, 2020

Thomas Glessner in Townhall: “Big Tech Violates Free Speech Rights Upheld in 2018 SCOTUS Ruling”

“Pregnancy centers and medical clinics provide essential resources that are necessary to empower mothers to choose life. The newly released report from the Charlotte Lozier Institute documents the incredible work of such agencies nationwide. Its findings show that in 2019 pregnancy centers provided nearly $267,000,000 in supportive services to women in need – including ultrasound confirmation of pregnancy, STI testing and treatment, and vital material assistance. What these nonprofits do not provide is abortion or […]
October 22, 2020

Anne O’Connor in The Catholic Telegraph: “Serving Life: How Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers Are Making A Difference”

“Pro-life groups warn that women would experience a steep decline in available health care centers if they had to close clinics; they also say that federally-funded health clinics around the U.S. would not be able to replace them amid a surge in women clients. ‘They provide invaluable education as well as physical, medical, emotional and financial support,’ said Anne O’Connor, NIFLA’s vice president for legal affairs. “Pregnancy centers provide these services at no cost, saving […]
October 21, 2020

NIFLA in LifeNews.com: “Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers Helped Almost 2 Million Women With Abortion Alternatives”

The new report, “Pregnancy Centers Stand the Test of Time,” the second in “A Legacy of Life and Love” report series, is based on national survey data provided by major pregnancy center networks (Care Net, Heartbeat International, and the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates) and a host of smaller networks. Prepared by CLI Associate Scholars Moira Gaul, Mai Bean, and Jeanneane Maxon, the report features an historical overview of early medical care established […]
October 21, 2020

Anne O’Connor in Caffeinated Thoughts: “Pro-life Pregnancy Centers Served Almost Two Million People in 2019”

“The National Institute of Family and Life Advocates (NIFLA), an organization that provides legal counsel to pregnancy centers, commented on the report. ‘Pregnancy centers and medical clinics exist to empower mothers to choose life. They provide invaluable education as well as physical, medical, emotional and financial support,’ said Anne O’Connor, NIFLA Vice President of Legal Affairs. ‘This report quantifies the impact of their work on a national scale. Pregnancy centers provide these services at no […]