Talking about the “Things That Matter Most” on January 18, 2019
4:00 – Live Report from Washington with Matthew Bunson
4:20 – Marist Poll Finds 3 in 4 Americans Support Abortion Restrictions
A new Marist polls shows that the majority of Americans favor at least some limits on abortion, including allowing states to restrict the procedure. Despite the efforts of the abortion industry, most Americans are not in favor of “celebrating” abortion. As we commemorate the anniversary of Roe v Wade, we look at the data with Andrew Walther.
4:40 – Female Republicans Promote State-Level Pro Life Laws
One encouraging development for the pro-life movement is the significant increase in pro-life legislature at the state level. Between 2011 and 2017, an average of 57 state-level laws were enacted each year, compared to fewer than 15 per year between 1983 and 2010. What are the causes for this? Is there reason to hope trends will continue? We talk with Michael New.
5:00 – Live Report from Washington with Teresa Tomeo
5:20 – Local Marchers Share their Thoughts
Father Gabriel Richard High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan sent three overnight buses packed with students and staff to join the March. School President John Dejak and senior Rob Smith give us an eyewitness account.
5:20 – Kresta Comments: Abortion – the Defining Moral Issue of Our Age