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Obama Says Right to Life Coalition Is Lying About His Record
Gateway Pundit ^ | August 17, 2008

Posted on 08/17/2008 4:38:04 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY


This was a horrible mistake. The Messiah called the Right to Life Coalition liars-- even though their allegations that Obama did not support born-alive legislation are well documented. The NRLC even found an Associated Press article to back them up.

Recently published documents by Jill Stanek prove that in 2003, Barack Obama, as chairman of an IL state Senate committee, voted down a bill to protect live-born survivors of abortion:
Here is a copy of the committee roll call vote:

The right hand column shows the roll call by which Obama and his Democratic colleagues killed the amended bill - the bill was virtually identical to the federal law that Obama, starting in 2004, claimed he would have supported if he'd had the opportunity. (Jill Stanek and NLRC)

Obama said "the Right to Life Coalition was lying" in an interview after his appearance at the Faith Forum last night.
Christian Broadcasting reported:

(Excerpt) Read more at gatewaypundit.blogspot.com ...


TOPICS: Politics
KEYWORDS: 2008; abortion; bornalive; infanticide; nrlc; obama

1 posted on 08/17/2008 4:38:11 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Where liberals are concerned we don’t have to lie. They are pro-abortion. They look at abortion as a part of the liberation of women. Obama may not look at it specifically that way but he certainly is as rabid in his support for the most extreme pro-abortion positions.


2 posted on 08/17/2008 4:40:57 PM PDT by Maelstorm (John McCain is ready to be commander in chief)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Obama's finger is in the wind as always; and it's fashionable to demonize "prolifers." He loses no momentum here.

Unless...

3 posted on 08/17/2008 4:41:21 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Its above his pay grade to tell the truth


4 posted on 08/17/2008 4:41:34 PM PDT by driftdiver (No More Obama - The corruption hasn’t changed despite all our hopes.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Obama’s lie will work on the willfully ignorant democrat voters who won't bother to investigate who is telling the truth.
5 posted on 08/17/2008 4:41:52 PM PDT by highlander_UW (illegal alien is to an undocumented worker as a drug dealer is to an unlicensed pharmacist)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

6 posted on 08/17/2008 4:42:28 PM PDT by rhema ("Break the conventions; keep the commandments." -- G. K. Chesterton)
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To: Maelstorm

“Where liberals are concerned we don’t have to lie. They are pro-abortion.”

One liberal lady justified her pro-abortion stance. She said there were already too many people in the world anyway.


7 posted on 08/17/2008 4:42:56 PM PDT by driftdiver (No More Obama - The corruption hasn’t changed despite all our hopes.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

what the heck is wrong with Obama? it’s like he’s accusing everyone left and right of doing something to him... that’s not the kind of person we want in the most powerful seat in the world.


8 posted on 08/17/2008 4:43:11 PM PDT by Ancient Drive
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To: Ancient Drive
what the heck is wrong with Obama

IMO, this is the first time in BHO's life that he's actually had to face work and reality. Sorry, but he's a spoiled brat whose worst hardship is being half-black...and that really shouldn't be one.

9 posted on 08/17/2008 4:46:34 PM PDT by madison10
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To: Maelstorm

Abortion is the death-worshipping Left’s holy sacrament. It all hinges on the belief that a superior class of elites gets to decide who lives and who dies.

History shows us all too clearly what happens when these monsters acquire control of the apparatus of the State.

History also shows us what the only possible response is to those who think that they have the right to dictate the terms of existence to the rest of us.


10 posted on 08/17/2008 4:49:09 PM PDT by Noumenon (Time for Atlas to shrug - and pick up a gun.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Obama’s story just doesn’t hold water. Mistakes are , I’m sure, sometimes made in recording the votes of committees.

But it defies logic to think that Mr. Obama , a hardline liberal whose district had one of the most radical electorates in Illinois, would have bucked his party on this vote.


11 posted on 08/17/2008 4:50:37 PM PDT by I_Like_Spam
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To: driftdiver

Then certainly she wouldn’t mind me taking her out, right? I mean there are too many people...


12 posted on 08/17/2008 4:54:57 PM PDT by autumnraine
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To: madison10

I think you are right. He had no idea he would actually have to do stuff. He would just float all the way to the WH on his skin tone. He has never known anything else, so why would he think this would be different?


13 posted on 08/17/2008 4:55:58 PM PDT by autumnraine
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To: Free ThinkerNY

It is political suicide to openly call a large group of concerned Americans bald face liars when the facts are on the side of the large group! This is not good for Barry; on national TV, calling Americans such as this concerned about infants liars. Not good at all.


14 posted on 08/17/2008 4:58:31 PM PDT by HD1200
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To: driftdiver
She's right. She's one of them.
15 posted on 08/17/2008 4:59:04 PM PDT by JasonC
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To: Ancient Drive

He’s not used to not floating through life and showing his true colors as a whiner.


16 posted on 08/17/2008 4:59:56 PM PDT by autumnraine
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To: autumnraine

Affirmative action product - all he’s ever had to do is show up.

Things change.


17 posted on 08/17/2008 5:01:39 PM PDT by palomonte
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To: Maelstorm
Where liberals are concerned we don’t have to lie. They are pro-abortion.

Yes, and there are liberal (RINO) Republicans who are pro-abortion. Very sad.

On the other hand, there some Democrats for Life, Atheists for Life, Feminists for Life and even Pagans for Life.

On our newspaper forum I wait until a huge pro-abortion storm of comments have been posted to an abortion story where they basically say 'pro-lifers are all just Christian facsists, nothing to see here.' Then I link these and say what about these people? Then I provide a link to Pregnancy Crisis Centers so if anyone who has been involved in an abortion or is thinking of one may get counseling.

Here's a good answer to the question "Why are you for the death penalty but against abortion" when posting to an internet forum. It works great with these links:

Because a baby is not a criminal.
18 posted on 08/17/2008 5:06:26 PM PDT by \/\/ayne (I regret that I have but one subscription cancellation notice to give to my local newspaper.)
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To: madison10
IMO, this is the first time in BHO's life that he's actually had to face work and reality.

I think there is some truth to that. However, I would phrase his problem as "not having faced adversity." (He can play the race card all day long, but, in fact, his skin color has helped him more than hurt him.) You can tell he does not deal well with adversity because he gets petulantly defensive and obstinate when he is criticized. I would not be surprised to witness a public temper tantrum or breakdown by Obama by November. I think he'll eventually crack under the pressure--hopefully in public.

19 posted on 08/17/2008 5:11:17 PM PDT by matt1234
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To: palomonte

Yeah, not only was he a history maker at the Harvard Law Review by being the first Black President (which is a little false as there was a previous black editor, just not called “President”), he was also the only to not have actually written anything for it.


20 posted on 08/17/2008 5:13:58 PM PDT by autumnraine
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To: driftdiver

“One liberal lady justified her pro-abortion stance. She said there were already too many people in the world anyway.”

Then liberals should do the right thing and commit mass suicide.


21 posted on 08/17/2008 6:05:22 PM PDT by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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To: \/\/ayne

“Because a baby is not a criminal.”

But that’s precisely WHY liberals are pro-abortion and anti-death penalty. Babies are disposable to libs, but hardened criminals are just misunderstood people who had a tough life, and thus they need our sympathy and financial assistance.


22 posted on 08/17/2008 6:10:20 PM PDT by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

He must have another modified version of the truth.

This I’ve got to hear.


23 posted on 08/17/2008 6:10:36 PM PDT by Ben Reyes
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To: driftdiver

Perhaps she should leave.


24 posted on 08/17/2008 6:58:56 PM PDT by Mr. Lucky
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To: Ben Reyes
Who was it who said, "What is the meaning of is?
Obama is a fool to think that he is the smartest person in America and we are all idiots. He obviously as an elitist has never had a personal experience with a used car salesman, a snake oil promoter or a mall huckster. What a moron!
25 posted on 08/17/2008 7:09:54 PM PDT by Stayfree (***************************************IF IT IS LEFT, IT CAN'T BE RIGHT!!)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
No Catholic needs to vote for Obama, the baby-killer.

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Obama's 10 reasons for supporting infanticide
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Life with Obama: Abortion champion
Knighting the Catholic Vote (K of C urging Catholics to vote pro-life)
Linda Chavez: Obama’s Catholic problem
Catholic Voters and 2008
Barack Obama Supports the Murder of Newborn Infants

Obama Lied About Abortion Record
What Barack Obama defended three times: Live Birth Abortion
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OBAMA TO CATHOLICS: NO VOUCHERS
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Catholics and Obama
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The Battle for Catholic Voters

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Deal Hudson: Obama and Infanticide?
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Catholics should not vote for Obama
Catholic Caucus: It is a sin to vote/support Obama/DNC [abortion]

More Catholics leaning towards Democrats, poll reports (really not Catholics)
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Catholic League: Where's Obama's 'Catholic Advisory Council'? [Not to be found!]
Right-wing Christians beginning to lean left (Misleading headline)

Catholics Debate Obama Vote
US Bishops Urge Voters to Give Priority to Life [Ecumenical]
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The Catholic-Obama Problem (Pope Benedict XVI instructs Catholics about pro-abortion candidates)
Thoughts On ‘Roman Catholics For Obama’

How Obama's Catholics Will Dodge the Infanticide Question
Catholic Pro-Life Leader Feuds With Barack Obama's "Catholic" Backers
McCain and the Pope: McCain cannot win in November without the Catholic vote (Reagan re-visited?)
Catholics Cannot Vote for Pols Who Support Abortion, Except for Morally Grave Reasons: KY Bishops

26 posted on 08/17/2008 8:07:47 PM PDT by Salvation (†With God all things are possible.†)
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To: Free ThinkerNY; antonius

27 posted on 08/17/2008 8:08:18 PM PDT by Salvation (†With God all things are possible.†)
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To: AdmSmith; Berosus; Convert from ECUSA; dervish; Ernest_at_the_Beach; Fred Nerks; george76; ...
Ping!
28 posted on 08/17/2008 11:20:25 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/_______Profile hasn't been updated since Friday, May 30, 2008)
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To: driftdiver
She said there were already too many people in the world anyway.

Then she is dutybound to commit suicide.

29 posted on 08/18/2008 5:09:59 AM PDT by Conservativegreatgrandma
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