Today, Ohio Right to Life joined the nationally known pro-life organization Susan B. Anthony List to debut a new television ad running statewide in Ohio. This new commercial exposes President Obama's extreme position on abortion and his opposition to legislation providing equal treatment to babies born alive after a failed abortion.
Reported abortions have never been fewer in the state of Ohio, according to the latest report released by the Ohio Department of Health. The 2011 Abortion Report reveals not only a new all time low in the number of abortions, but also one of the largest decreases in state recorded history, dropping by 12% (3,359 abortions) since 2010. Tragically 24,764 abortions were still performed in Ohio during 2011.
Today, the Ohio Right to Life Society Board of Trustees announced the appointment of John Coats as the organization's Executive Director. Serving in this role, Mr. Coats will lead the organization's day-to-day operations and develop strategies to protect and promote all human life.
Today, the Ohio Right to Life Board of Trustees announced its unanimous vote in opposition to State Issue 2, the proposed constitutional amendment to alter how Ohioans elect their officeholders, also know as the "Redistricting Amendment".