Thrill of Victory!

thrill of victory

During this last legislative session, pro-lifers felt what ABC Wide World of Sports has described as “the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.” Right on the heels of the miraculous defeat of SB494, House Bill 3391 popped out of committee. This bill requires all Oregon insurance companies to cover abortion free of charge […]

Pulling Out the Stops

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Oregon Right to Life has never fought so hard at the state capitol as it has since January in working to stop SB494, the bill touted to be a “simple update” on Oregon’s advance directive, but in reality, it would allow the starving and dehydration of mentally incapacitated patients.  We have spared no expense, cut […]

A Time for All Things

Gayle Atteberry ORTL Executive Director

Twenty-two years ago, the Lord called me to take the position of Oregon Right to Life Executive Director. It seemed a daunting task, but God assured me that He would be with me every step of the way. True to His nature, He has led me through the years, teaching, guiding, inspiring and encouraging. Much […]

Pro-lifers Make a Difference


The 2017 Oregon legislative session has brought an onslaught of deadly bills such has never been seen before. As chronicled in the Feb/March issue of Life in Oregon, SB 494 allowed for the starvation and dehydration death of dementia patients. The bill was so novel in its deadly plans that it received nationwide attention. Articles […]

Another Way to Kill People


Some Oregon legislators and insurance lobbyists have recently devised another legal way to kill people.  It is so inhumane that you would not even treat your pet dog in this way. Just as all bullies do, these legislators have singled out the weak and defenseless. SB494, if passed, would allow the starving and dehydrating to […]