2021 Legislative Session Gears Up

Oregon starts the 2021 legislative session on January 19. After the general election, the Oregon House pro-life caucus grew by two. Joining them are three other pro-life first-time representatives. Together with the seasoned pro-life legislators in the House and Senate, Oregon Right to Life will be pushing three pieces of life-affirming legislation.Each bill listed below […]

2021 ORTLEF Contests

Life is an Adventure! The countdown has begun. We are three months away from the contest entry arrival deadline at the Oregon Right to Life office. The drawing, essay and video entries deadline is February 8. The oratory deadline is February 15.  2021 Contest Theme:Life is an Adventure! Contest Grade/Age Categories :Drawing: K-12Essay: 5-12 Oratory: 11-12Short […]

Contest Brings Joy to Participants

By Nickie Snyder, ORTL Community Outreach Specialist Congratulations! You made it through 2020! As we near this year’s end, my wish is that you are optimistic as you look ahead to the Christmas season and new year. These changing seasons allow us to reflect on what we are thankful for and give us cause for […]

Amy Coney Barrett Becomes First Pro-Life Woman on Supreme Court

When Judge Amy Coney Barrett took her constitutional oath on October 26, the wish of millions of pro-lifers across the nation officially came true: the United States Supreme Court finally has a pro-life woman serving on the bench.  Coney Barrett is now only the fifth-ever woman on the highest court in the land and the […]

Fired for Pro-Life Convictions, Oregon PA Presses On

If someone had asked physician assistant (PA) Megan Kreft a few years ago what her career would look like at age 27, she would not have predicted accurately. Instead of working as a PA, as she happily had been with Providence Medical Group in Sherwood, the Portland-area native is instead in a professional dilemma she […]