Press Releases and Statements

  • NIFLA Applauds SCOTUS for Allowing Texas Abortion Ban
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2021 Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote about NIFLA’s 2021 Leadership Summit may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner: “NIFLA is thrilled that unborn babies in the state of Texas will be protected from slaughter. We congratulate Texas for being the first state in America to ban killing innocent children in the womb as early as six weeks in pregnancy. Furthermore, we applaud […]
  • NIFLA Celebrates Pregnancy Centers, Potential End to Roe v. Wade at National Summit
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2021 Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote about NIFLA’s 2021 Leadership Summit may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner: “We have arrived at a pivotal moment for the pro-life movement and the culture war for the very soul of our nation. As arguments for the pivotal Supreme Court case Dobbs v. Jackson draw near, the pro-life movement needs to be prepared for a […]
  • NIFLA Applauds the SCOTUS Fulton v. Philadelphia Decision
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 17, 2021 Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote regarding Thursday’s Supreme Court decision may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner: “NIFLA applauds the 9-0 decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in Fulton v. Philadelphia. Such a decision protects the freedom of faith-based agencies to act in accordance with their foundational religious beliefs. In issuing this decision, the court cited the landmark case of NIFLA v. Becerra, […]
  • NIFLA: Becerra Wrong For Pregnancy Centers, Women’s Health
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 29 Media Contact: [email protected] “The nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services is a disgraceful attack on the pro-life values of millions of Americans. Becerra’s extensive track record of targeting pro-life centers and medical clinics – along with anyone that disagrees with his pro-abortion dogma – is evident for all to see. His appointment to HHS imperils pro-life pregnancy centers. These dedicated nonprofits […]
  • NIFLA: Becerra Is Wrong for HHS, Pregnancy Centers and America
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 23, 2021 Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote regarding Becerra’s Tuesday hearing with the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner: “The nomination of Xavier Becerra to be secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services is a disgraceful attack on the pro-life values of millions of Americans. Becerra’s extensive track record of targeting pro-life centers […]
  • NIFLA Applauds SCOTUS for Protecting Women in Abortion Pill Ruling
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 13, 2021 Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner following Tuesday’s Supreme Court ruling. The decision reinstates federal regulations requiring individuals seeking abortion pills to obtain them through an in-person visit with a medical provider. “In its first abortion case since Justice Amy Coney Barrett joined the court, SCOTUS has ruled to protect women from dangerous abortion drugs. […]
  • NIFLA on Becerra’s Appointment to HHS: This Will Be the Most Anti-Life Administration in History
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: [email protected] The following quote may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner following Monday’s appointment of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to lead the Department of Health and Human Services. “Biden’s selection of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra for secretary of health and human services solidifies the fact that his administration will be the most anti-life regime in American history. Along with the vice presidency […]
  • NIFLA Statement on New Report: “Pregnancy Centers Stand the Test of Time”
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: [email protected] Today the Charlotte Lozier Institute released a report highlighting the findings of a robust study of approximately 2,700 U.S. pregnancy centers. The new report, “Pregnancy Centers Stand the Test of Time,” is based on national survey data provided by the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates and other pregnancy center networks, including Care Net and Heartbeat International. The data in this report quantifies the tremendous impact of pregnancy […]
  • NIFLA Endorses the Nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to SCOTUS
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: [email protected] Today the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates endorses the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court. NIFLA President Thomas Glessner issued the following statement:  “The Supreme Court of the United States plays an essential role in the American constitutional system of checks and balances. As a branch of our government, it exists to preserve and defend the inalienable rights of our citizens, as […]
  • NIFLA: President Trump’s SCOTUS Appointment May Mean the End of Roe
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: [email protected] National Institute of Family and Life Advocates President Thomas Glessner released the statement below following the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg: “The SCOTUS vacancy created by the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg transforms the upcoming election into a referendum on the Supreme Court. President Trump’s appointment to fill this vacancy may mean the end of Roe v. Wade. Clearly, the future direction of our nation […]