Republican Tax Plan Enshrines Recognition Of Unborn Into Federal Law

By Keith Plunkett | November 6th, 2017 at 7:22 pm

BY: Keith Plunkett / Managing Editor

Keith Plunkett is the Policy and Communications Director for the United Conservatives Fund, and the Founder and Publisher of MississippiPEP.com.

Filed Under: Abortion, Christianity, Civil Rights, Ethics, Faith, Federal Government, Justice, Liberty, National, News, Personhood, Principles of Freedom, Pro-life, Public Safety, Religion, Republican, Taxes, US Congress

Tax law makes serious commitment to treating the unborn child, as she or he should be, equal and protected in the eyes of the law. At a Values Voter Summit meeting (in Washington) last month, (President Donald) Trump said he was committed to “stopping cold the attacks on Judeo-Christian values” and said the country’s religious […]

Report Reveals How Pro-Abortion Researchers Have Twisted Data On Health Risks

By MississippI PEP Staff | November 4th, 2017 at 1:15 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Ethics, News, Personhood, Pro-life

There is a 30% increased risk of depression and a 25% increased risk of anxiety following abortion. Life News The abortion industry and its medical and media allies constantly repeat the refrain that abortion is safer than childbirth and that it is an overall health benefit for women. A new report from the Society for […]

Pro Life still a cornerstone of GOP base.

By MississippI PEP Staff | June 15th, 2013 at 7:26 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Federal Government, health, Personhood, Politics, Republican

The Republican National Committee’s 100-page “autopsy” report in March, packed with recommendations for how the party can recover after its 2012 losses, did not make reference to abortion. “When it comes to social issues,” it stated, “the Party must in fact and deed be inclusive and welcoming. If we are not, we will limit our […]

Here We Go Again: Personhood, Part II.

By MississippI PEP Staff | April 25th, 2013 at 8:47 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, health, Mississippi, MS State Government, Personhood, Politics, State Ballot Initiative

Those pushing a proposed amendment to the Mississippi constitution that would define life as beginning at conception are now ready to begin collecting signatures. The proposal, which will be known as Initiative Measure No. 41, is similar to the Personhood initiative voters rejected by 58 percent in November 2011, but the language differs somewhat. The […]

Geographical consideration could cause problem for Herring nomination.

By MississippI PEP Staff | April 1st, 2013 at 3:56 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Governor, health, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Personhood, Phil Bryant, Politics, Republican

Geography could kill Gov. Phil Bryant’s nomination of an anti-abortion activist to the Mississippi Board of Health. Bryant nominated Terri Herring of Ridgeland for a 6-year term, starting July 1. State law specifies the 11 board members must come from certain parts of Mississippi. Two must be from each of the four congressional districts, totaling […]

Plunkett: Opponents of Herring confirmation remain voluntarily blind to decades of dedication to public health.

By MississippI PEP Staff | March 31st, 2013 at 8:55 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Contributor, Ethics, health, Keith Plunkett, Legislature, Mississippi, Mississippi State Senate, MS State Government, Opinion, Personhood, Politics, Public Safety, Public Service

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett When Terri Herring asked me to assist her in dealing with communication issues surrounding her upcoming confirmation hearing as a nominee to the Mississippi Board of Health, I wondered why a person with so much experience in dealing with the public would need my help. Little did I know how […]

Plunkett: Another round of Personhood is a bad deal for Conservatives.

By MississippI PEP Staff | March 6th, 2013 at 10:53 am

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Contributor, health, Keith Plunkett, Mississippi, MS State Government, Personhood, Politics, Republican, State Ballot Initiative

BY: B. Keith Plunkett @Keithplunkett Personhood Mississippi announced Tuesday they are planning to take another shot at a Personhood Amendment in Mississippi defining life as beginning at conception. The sponsors filed paperwork with the Secretary of State’s office to begin the process of collecting signatures to get the measure on the ballot. The last initiative […]

Here we go again: Personhood Initiative proponents to try again.

By MississippI PEP Staff | March 5th, 2013 at 8:21 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, health, Mississippi, MS State Government, Personhood, Politics, Republican

Abortion opponents are pushing for another Mississippi ballot initiative that would define life as beginning at conception, coming less than two years after 58 percent of voters in the conservative state rejected a nearly identical proposal. Sponsors who filed paperwork for a new initiative Tuesday said they believe people were misled about the measure that […]

April 18 hearing set for license revocation of Mississippi abortion clinic.

By MississippI PEP Staff | February 27th, 2013 at 8:04 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Law Enforcement, Mississippi, MS State Government, Personhood, Politics, Public Safety

Mississippi’s only abortion clinic is scheduled for an April 18 license revocation hearing before the state Department of Health, and officials say a decision could come days or weeks later. The Health Department told the clinic in late January that it intends to take away its license because the facility had failed to fulfill requirements […]

Abortion clinic misses deadline to comply with Admitting Privileges law.

By MississippI PEP Staff | January 11th, 2013 at 6:11 pm

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The MS PEP Staff consists of a number of volunteers across the state dedicated to sharing news and commentary important to conservatives.

Filed Under: Abortion, Ethics, Law Enforcement, Mississippi, MS State Government, Personhood, Politics, Public Safety

Mississippi’s only abortion clinic missed a Friday deadline to comply with a state law requiring each of its physicians to get hospital admitting privileges. The state Health Department won’t close the clinic immediately. The department will set an inspection later, and if it orders a shutdown, the clinic can appeal. Read More