ACTION ALERT: The Right-to-Abortion Amendment will be voted on in the Virginia State Senate very soon.  Please use the VSHL Legislative Action Center to send a message to your Senator and Delegate to oppose this extreme amendment that would eliminate all of Virginia's pro-life laws and prevent passage of any new pro-life laws.  

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Support Gov. Youngkin’s Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Governor’s bill to protect unborn child who can feel pain formally introduced True to his word Governor Glen Youngkin presented the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to the General Assembly earlier this week, on the opening day of the 2023 GA Session, which is being patroned by Del Kathy Byron, R-22,  in the House of Delegates and Senator Stephen Newman, R-23,  in the Virginia Senate.  Action Item:  Use the VSHL Legislative Action Center ...

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Petition to the Virginia General Assembly toStop the Extreme Right-to-AbortionAmendment to the Virginia Constitution Whereas, Pro-Abortion Politicians are threatening to amend the Virginia Constitution to eliminate any and all restrictions on abortion up until birth; and Whereas, This amendment would codify Roe v. Wade into the Virginia Constitution; and Whereas, This amendment would strike down existing pro-life laws and permanently prevent passage of new pro-life laws like: Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Parental Consent Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection ...

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Virginia Pro-life Day Plans Underway!

Virginia Pro-life Day Plans Underway! It’s time to turn to our plans to Influence the 2023 Virginia General Assembly. The General Assembly session will start on January 11th. It will be a short but intense session. (2023 is an election year for all the members of the GA, both the State Senate and the House of Delegates.) It is with great excitement that VSHL announces that we are already deep in plans ...

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ACTION ALERT: STOP TAXPAYER FUNDING OF ABORTION

Stop Taxpayer Funding of Abortion in Virginia Now! Governor Youngkin sent a budget amendment to the General Assembly to stop taxpayer funding of abortion. This will be voted on TOMORROW, Friday, June 17th. The Governor’s amendment will prevent any funding of abortions in Virginia under Medicaid that go beyond those allowed under the Federal Hyde Amendment. It is a simple but important change that we need to ask our legislators to support.  Please ...

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DEFENDING LIFE DAY On February 9, 2022, Virginians of good will from every district in the Commonwealth will come together in Richmond to meet directly with their legislators and encourage them to defend human life from the moment of conception to natural death. Please sign up to join us for this historic and vital effort. Please click the button below or this link for more information and to sign-up.

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The FDA’s New Rules on Chemical Abortions Backs the Abortion Industry and Puts Women’s Lives at Risk

Thursday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made permanent its April 2021 order that removed the required in-person doctor’s visit for women seeking a chemical abortion. Today’s decision by the FDA allows the abortion pills, mifepristone and misoprostol, to be distributed by mail after a woman has a telehealth call with an abortion provider. “Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) decries the reckless standards for the dispensing of dangerous chemical ...

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Join VSHL Tuesday, December 14th!

Don't miss our exciting and informative online event this Tuesday at 7 pm.  Olivia Gans Turner, along with our special guest speaker, Congresswoman Michelle Fischbach (R-MN) will be sharing insights on what the Supreme Court might do and what pro-lifers will need to do in response.  They will also provide an update on what is happening in Congress in regard to pro-life issues. To participate via phone: Phone Number: 1-646-876-9923 Webinar ID: 845 7752 ...

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Sign the Petition to Attorney General Herring

Petition to Attorney General Herring toStop the Stealth Right-to-Abortion Equal Rights Amendment Mr. Attorney General, I am opposed to your efforts to sneak the ERA into the United States Constitution through a lawsuit because: The deadline for ratification by 1979 was passed before the required states had approved it; and Five states withdrew their support of ratification before the 1979 deadline; and Even Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recognized that the ERA, which she strongly ...

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Virginia General Assembly Opens the Door to Expanded Taxpayer Funded Abortions

      The pro-abortion majority at the General Assembly successfully moved their agenda forward this month with the passage of two bills that will remove prohibitive, protective language in the law that prevents funding elective abortions in health care exchanges sold in Virginia.  Claims that this bill will not require new abortion funding are questionable because of the way these plans are funded.  Both bills passed in each Chamber ...

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