State Convention is ALL This – for only $35!

WVFL PresidentWanda Franz, Ph.D. October 2017 Dear Friends, Every year West Virginians for Life sponsors a state-wide convention. This year, the convention will be held on Saturday, October 21 from 10 to 3 at Horizons Church in Lost Creek, WV. We encourage you to plan to attend this premier, pro-life, educational event. The

WVU Concessions Stand Helps Out WVFL

WVFL PresidentWanda Franz, Ph.D. August 2017 Dear Friends: Go Mountaineers! In recent years, West Virginians for Life has managed one of the concession stands at the home football games for the West Virginia Mountaineers. We have become one of the most effective money-making concession stands due to the great organization of our staff

PLANNED PARENTHOOD FIGURES DON’T LIE

Wanda Franz, Ph.D.WVFL President June 2017 Dear Friends, This month, Planned Parenthood finally released their annual report for 2015-2016. The report shows that, contrary to many media reports, Planned Parenthood is doing very well. Revenues for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016 were $1.4 billion, the highest the group has every recorded.

WEST VIRGINIA GOVERNOR JUSTICE SIGNS TWO PRO-LIFE BILLS

West Virginia becomes the 31st state to enact a meaningful Parent’s Right to Know Act. HB 2002, was successfully amended in the Senate and passed on the last day of the session by a 28-6 vote. The House concurred a few hours later by a vote of 82-17. The bill closes a loophole in the

MANCHIN VOTED ANTI-LIFE IN THE BATTLE TO CONFIRM JUSTICE GORSUCH

West Virginians will not be fooled by Senator Manchin's deceptive vote. The U.S. Senate vote confirming Neil Gorsuch as the next U.S. Supreme Court justice had support from three Democrats, including West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin.  However, Manchin’s vote only came after the change in Senate rules (which Manchin opposed) allowing a simple

WV Legislature Passes Two Pro-Life Bills

The Senate vote on HB 2002 on the last day of the session was 28-6. The House later the same day voted to concur. It's on to the Governor from here. The Parent’s Right to Know Act, HB 2002, was successfully amended in the Senate and passed on the last day of the

A New Supreme Court Justice

Wanda Franz, Ph.D.WVFL President March 2017 Dear Friends, The pro-life movement has always argued that we need to have judges, who value the Constitution, because we know the Constitution does not contain a “right to abortion.” Indeed, the Constitution is based on the Declaration of Independence that guarantees us the “…right to life,

URGENT! Encourage Support for Judge Neil Gorsuch

Wanda Franz, Ph.D.WVFL President February 2017 Dear Friends for Life, As a candidate, Donald Trump prepared a list of over 20 justices that had been developed by conservative, pro-life advisors.  He promised to choose from this list in making his appointment to the open seat on the Supreme Court that had been occupied

A Christmas/Year End Message from Dr. Franz

Dear Friend of Life: As 2016 comes to a close, I reflect on our pro-life efforts and look ahead to a particularly important year for the pro-life movement. We must continue the educational work that saves lives. We look to you to provide the support that allows us to do this important work. Wanda