Davis Celebrates Supreme Court’s Overturning Roe, Casey Abortion Decisions

Jun 24, 2022
Families
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Washington, D.C.

Davis: “This is a historic and incredible day for Life and the unborn in America, a day that all of us in the pro-life movement have been praying for and working towards.”

U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-IL) released the following statement after the Supreme Court of the United States voted to overturn the Roe and Casey abortion decisions in the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case:

“This is a historic and incredible day for Life and the unborn in America, a day that all of us in the pro-life movement have been praying for and working towards. The Supreme Court was absolutely right to overturn previous, wrongly-decided abortion decisions. Nothing in the Constitution confers the right to an abortion. As a pro-life lawmaker with a 100 percent pro-life voting record, I have advocated for years that the Court overturn Roe.  

“Now that the Supreme Court has turned this issue over to the people’s elected representatives, our pro-life work continues. We must elect pro-life leaders at the federal, state, and local levels to ensure we advance pro-life policies and protect the unborn. Nowhere is this more important than the State of Illinois, where J.B. Pritzker and Democrats in Springfield have advanced an extreme abortion expansion agenda that legalized taxpayer-funded, late-term abortions, and even restricted parents’ abilities to know if their minor child is seeking an abortion. This is an extreme abortion agenda that is out-of-step with the people of Illinois. I will continue to work tirelessly to advance pro-life policies and protect the unborn in Washington and in Springfield.”

Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) speaks in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, June 24, 2022, celebrating the Court’s vote to overturn the wrongly-decided Roe, Casey abortion decisions.

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