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  • Grothman Statement on White House Screening of Abortion Film
    Posted in Press Releases on April 11, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement upon hearing news that President Trump will be screening the movie Gosnell at the White House on Friday, April 12, 2019. Gosnell is the story of Kermit Gosnell, who provided illegal abortions in Philadelphia for over 30 years. Gosnell was convicted of murder after killing two women during botched abortion procedures and finding out he would often deliver babies alive, then end their lives. “Kermit Gosnell is one of ... Read more

  • Grothman Statement on New York and Virginia Abortion Laws
    Posted in Press Releases on February 7, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement on the radical new abortion law in New York and bill in Virginia, both allowing abortions up until the birth of the child: “While I normally don’t comment on state legislation, the radical nature of these bills requires it.” Said Grothman. “One has to wonder about the future of our nation when governors of historic states- both among the original 13 colonies- praise bills designed to approve killing children at birt... Read more

  • ICYMI: Democrats’ First Bill Passed Funds Overseas Abortions
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2019 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget, Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) made the below statement about the Democrat-controlled House’s decision to overturn Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance (PLGHA), which in turn would allow U.S. tax dollars to fund abortions in other countries. In 2017, President Trump reinstated a policy to stop all U.S. foreign aid from going to organizations that perform abortions. President Trump named it PLGHA, and it is based on a Reagan-era policy called the Mexico City Policy, which was up... Read more

  • Grothman Introduces Student and Teacher Safety Act
    Posted in Press Releases on March 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education, Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah), along with Congresswoman Karen Handel (R-GA), today introduced the Student and Teacher Safety Act. This bill would allow schools more flexibility with existing federal funds to make physical safety improvements to campus facilities, support local education programs aimed at improving school safety and security and assist in coordination between schools and local law enforcement to identify threats. “Students and teachers have the right to feel safe in s... Read more

  • Grothman Protects Newborns by Ensuring They Receive Life-Saving Care
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today voted to protect babies who are born alive after an abortion or attempted abortion. The Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act (H.R. 4712) amends the country’s criminal code to prohibit health care practitioners from not administering the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion. The mother of the child born alive may not be prosecuted under this law. The bill specifically: · Requires health ... Read more

  • Grothman Protects Unborn Children from Late-Term Abortions
    Posted in Press Releases on October 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today voted in favor of the bipartisan Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (H.R. 36), of which he is a cosponsor. Science increasingly confirms that unborn babies feel pain by at least 20 weeks post-fertilization. H.R. 36 makes elective abortions on unborn babies 20 weeks post-fertilization or older illegal, except in cases of rape or incest, or to protect the life of the mother. In Wisconsin, Gov. Scott Walker signed a similar bill into law in 2015... Read more

  • Grothman Praises President’s Executive Order on Keystone Pipeline
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today released the following statement praising President Trump for his executive order on the Keystone XL pipeline project: “I wholeheartedly thank President Trump for his executive order today that allows for the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. I’ve been an advocate for the Keystone XL project since coming to Congress, and this just shows what can be done when we have a president who listens. This project provides an excellent opportunity to ... Read more

  • Grothman Prevents Taxpayer Funding of Abortions
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Protecting Life

    Congressman Glenn Grothman (R-Glenbeulah) today voted in favor of the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act (H.R. 7). Currently, the Hyde Amendment is in place to prevent tax-payer dollars from being used for abortions in certain government programs like Medicaid. However, the Hyde Amendment only protects against certain funds from being used to cover abortions and must be renewed every year. H.R. 7 makes the Hyde Amendment permanent and places a government-... Read more

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